Gr. Myth. king of Mycenae, brother of Menelaus, and commander in chief of the Greek army in the Trojan War: killed by his wife Clytemnestra
Origin of AgamemnonClassical Greek
The king of Mycenae and leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War, who was the son of Atreus and the father of Orestes, Electra, and Iphigenia. He was killed by his wife Clytemnestra upon his return from Troy.
From Ancient Greek Ἀγαμέμνων (Agamemnōn, “very resolute”).