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Latin Alcyonē, from Ancient Greek Ἀλκυόνη (Alkuónē).

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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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EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek Ἀλκυόνη (Alkuónē)

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Alcyonē f sg (genitive Alcyonēs); first declension

  1. Alcyone

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First-declension noun (Greek-type), singular only.

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

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Alcyone f

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