Given Name ALECTO

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αληκτω (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Αληκτω (Alekto) which was derived from αληκτος (alektos) "unceasing". This was the name of one of the Furies or Ερινυες (Erinyes) in Greek mythology.
VARIANT: Alekto

Categories

furies, Greek mythology, Harry Potter characters, mythology
Entry updated December 8, 2017