"swollen foot"

Oedipus Origin and Meaning

The name Oedipus is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "swollen foot".

Sure to give a complex.

Oedipus in Pop Culture

  • King Oedipusof Greek myth, subject of Sophocles' Theban plays
  • "Oedipus" Regina Spektor song
  • Oedipa Maasheroine of The Crying of Lot 49 (1966) by Thomas Pynchon