Electra

Electra daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra, responsible for the murder of her mother, from Gk. Elektra, lit. "shining, bright," related to elektor "the beaming sun" and perhaps to elektron "amber." Especially in psychological Electra complex (1913) in reference to a daughter who feels attraction toward her father and hostility to her mother.

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  • Electra [3] — ELECTRA, æ, (⇒ Tab. XXX.) Agamemnons und der Klytemnestra Tochter. Hygin. Fab. 122. Sie hieß anfänglich Laodice. Eustath. ad Hom. Il. I. 145. Den Namen Elektra aber soll sie erst von den Tragödienschreibern erhalten haben. Didym. ad Hom. l. c.… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

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  • Electra, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 3168 Housing Units (2000): 1529 Land area (2000): 2.438801 sq. miles (6.316466 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.438801 sq. miles (6.316466 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Electra [1] — Electra (Sagengesch.), s. Elektra …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Electra [2] — Electra, 1) (E. Panz), Grasgattung, in ihren Arten zu Schimus gezogen; 2) (E.De C.), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Compositae Senecionideae Heliantheae Verbesineae; Art: E. mexicana …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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