Hecuba

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin Hecuba, from Ancient Greek Ἑκάβη (Hekábē).

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Hecuba

  1. (Greek mythology) the wife of King Priam of Troy, the mother of Hector, Paris and the Cassandra

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἑκάβη (Hekábē).

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Hecuba f sg (genitive Hecubae); first declension

  1. (Greek mythology) The wife of Priamus who changed trough rage into a dog
  2. An ugly old woman

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun, singular only.

Case Singular
Nominative Hecuba
Genitive Hecubae
Dative Hecubae
Accusative Hecubam
Ablative Hecubā
Vocative Hecuba

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