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Gender Masculine
Scripts Ορεστης(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. O-REHS-TEHS(Classical Greek)
aw-REHS-teez(English)
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Meaning & History

Derived from Greek ορεστιας (orestias) meaning "of the mountains". In Greek myth he was the son of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra. He killed his mother and her lover Aegisthus after they killed his father.

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