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Meaning name Alcmene

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Alcmene

Meaning name Alcmene
Latin form of Greek Alkmene, meaning "might of the moon." In Greek mythology, this is the name of the mortal mother of Hercules by Zeus.
Alcestis - Latin form of Greek Alkestis, meaning "might of the home." In Greek mythology, this is the name of a princess who wasrescued by Hercules when she descended into Hades in place of her husband.
Alcippe - Latin form of Greek Alkippe, meaning "mighty mare." In Greek mythology, this was the name of a daughter of Ares.
Alcyone - Latin form of Greek Alkyone, meaning "kingfisher." In mythology, this is the name of a star-nymph loved by Poseidon. She is the daughter of Atlas and Plêionê.
Alcaeus - Latin form of Greek Alkaios,meaning "strength." In Greek mythology, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Perseus.
Alcander - Latin form of Greek Alkandros, meaning"strong." In mythology, this is the name of the man who chased the lawgiver Lycurgus out of a marketplace and put out one of his eyes.
Alcimus - Latin form of Greek Álkimos, meaning "valiant." In mythology, this is the name of the father of Mentor.
Alcinder - Variant spelling of Latin Alcander, meaning "strong."

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