Orestes

Pronounced OWR est eez
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About the name Orestes

The name Orestes means "he who stands on the mountain" or "he who conquers mountains". He is a character in Greek lore who killed his mother Clytemnestra to avenge the death of his father Agammemnon.

Related Names

Orestis, Orest, Oreste, Oryst

Origin
Mediterranean
Greek

literature, myth, warriors

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