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Oedipean

[ ed-uh-pee-uhn ]
/ ˌɛd əˈpi ən /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of Oedipus or the Oedipus complex.
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Origin of Oedipean

1615–25; Oedip(us) + -ean, variant of -ian
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