Alcyone

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin Alcyonē, from Ancient Greek Ἀλκυόνη (Alkuónē).

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Proper noun[edit]

Alcyone

  1. (Greek mythology) One of the Pleiades, daughters of Atlas and Pleione.
  2. (Greek mythology) Daughter of Aeolus and wife of Ceyx.
  3. (astronomy) One of the stars of the Pleiades star cluster, named after the mythical character.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek Ἀλκυόνη (Alkuónē)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Alcyonē f (genitive Alcyonēs); first declension

  1. Alcyone

Inflection[edit]

First declension, Greek type.

Case Singular
Nominative Alcyonē
Genitive Alcyonēs
Dative Alcyonae
Accusative Alcyonēn
Ablative Alcyonē
Vocative Alcyonē

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Proper noun[edit]

Alcyone f

  1. (astronomy) Alcyone (one of the Pleiades)
  2. Archaic spelling of Alcíone.