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Electra at the Tomb o Agamemnon, Frederic Leighton c. 1869

In Greek meethologie, Elektra (Greek: Ἠλέκτρα, Ēlektra) wis the dauchter o Keeng Agamemnon an Queen Clytemnestra, an thus princess o Argos.[1] She an her brither Orestes plottit revenge against thair mither Clytemnestra an stepfaither Aegisthus for the murther o thair faither, Agamemnon.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Evans (1970), p. 79

Citit soorces[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Evans, Bergen (1970). Dictionary of Mythology. New York: Dell Publishing. ISBN 0-440-20848-3.