Given Name HECUBA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: ‘Εκαβη (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: HEK-yuw-bə (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek ‘Εκαβη (Hekabe), which is of uncertain meaning. In Greek mythology this is the name of the wife of Priam of Troy.

Categories

Greek mythology, Iliad characters, uncertain etymology
VARIANT: Hekabe