Orestes

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Orestes m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Heteropterygidae – several stick insects.

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ὀρέστης (Oréstēs).

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Proper noun[edit]

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Orestes

  1. (Greek mythology) The son of Agamemnon
  2. A region of Macedonia.
  3. A town in Indiana.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek Ὀρέστης (Oréstēs).

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Proper noun[edit]

Orestēs m sg (variously declined, genitive Orestis or Orestae or Orestī); third declension, first declension

  1. Orestes, the son of Agamemnon

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun or
Case Singular
Nominative Orestēs
Genitive Orestis
Orestī
Dative Orestī
Accusative Orestem
Ablative Oreste
Vocative Orestēs
First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ēs), singular only.
Case Singular
Nominative Orestēs
Genitive Orestae
Dative Orestae
Accusative Orestēn
Ablative Orestē
Vocative Oresta

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