Definition of Electra in English:


Syllabification: E·lec·tra
Pronunciation: /iˈlektrə
Greek Mythology
  • The daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra. She persuaded her brother Orestes to kill Clytemnestra and Aegisthus (their mother’s lover) in revenge for the murder of Agamemnon.

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