Orest Name Meaning & Origin

Orest

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Orestes

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Croatian, Russian, and Ukrainian form of the Greek name Orestes.

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From behindthename.com: '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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Orest Kiprensky, a leading Russian portraitist in the Age of Romanticism

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