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Gender Masculine
Scripts Αλκειδης(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. al-THEE-dhehs(European Spanish)
al-SEE-dhehs(European Spanish)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Αλκειδης (Alkeides), derived from αλκη (alke) meaning "strength" and the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). This was another name for the hero Herakles.
VariantAlkeides(Greek Mythology)
Other Languages & CulturesAlcide(French) Alcide(Italian)
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