Given Name ALCIDES

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αλκειδης (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Αλκειδης (Alkeides), derived from αλκη (alke) "strength" and the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). This was another name for the hero Herakles.
VARIANT: Alkeides (Greek Mythology)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Alcide (French), Alcide (Italian)