The Odyssey
The Odyssey
by Homer

Aigisthos

Character Analysis

Sometimes spelled Aegisthus. The treacherous lover of Agamemnon’s wife, Klytaimestra. He conspired with her to kill her husband and was later murdered in revenge by Orestes, Agamemnon’s son.

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