Gr. Myth. a daughter of Agamemnon, offered by him as a sacrifice to Artemis and, in some versions, saved by the goddess, who makes her a priestess
Origin of IphigeniaClassical Latin ; from Classical Greek Iphigeneia
The daughter of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon, who was offered as a sacrifice by Agamemnon but rescued by Artemis. She later became a priestess.
From Ancient Greek Ἰφιγένεια (Iphigeneia).