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  1. (noun, person) (Greek mythology) the king who lead the Greeks against Troy in the Trojan War

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Origin of the word Agamemnon

  1. king of Mycenae, leader of the Greeks in the Trojan War, his name perhaps represents Gk. Aga-medmon, lit. "ruling mightily," from agan "very much" + medon "ruler." more

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