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GenderFeminine
Scripts‘Εκαβη Ancient Greek
PronouncedPron.HEK-yuw-bə English
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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.
VariantHekabe

Categories

Greek mythology, Iliad characters, Latinizations, mothers, mythology, queens, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute