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GenderMasculine
ScriptsΑλκειδης 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.
VariantAlkeides Greek Mythology
Other Languages & CulturesAlcide French Alcide Italian
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute