Name: Clytaemnestra

Origin and Meaning of the Name Clytaemnestra

  • Meaning:
    Noble wooing
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (klye taym NESS tra)
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Miscellaneous Info for Clytaemnestra

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Clytaemnestra is the Latinized form of the ancient Greek name Klytaimnestra. In Greek mythology Clytaemnestra was the sister of Helen of Troy. She was famous for murdering her husband Agamemnon when he returned from the Trojan War.

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