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Gender Masculine
Scripts Ἀλκαῖος(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. al-SEE-əs(English)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of the Greek name Ἀλκαῖος (Alkaios), derived from ἀλκή (alke) meaning "strength". This was the name of a 7th-century BC lyric poet from the island of Lesbos.

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