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Meaning name Alkestis

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Alkestis

Meaning name Alkestis
Greek name meaning "might of the home." In mythology, this is the name of a princess who was rescued by Hercules when she descended into Hades in place of her husband.
Alke - Low German form of Old High German Adalheid, meaning "noble sort."
Alkippe - Greek name meaning "mighty mare." In mythology, this was the name of a daughter of Ares.
Alkmene - Greek name meaning "might of the moon." In mythology, this is the name of the mortal mother of Hercules by Zeus.
Alkyone - Greek name meaning "kingfisher." In mythology, this is the name of a star-nymph loved by Poseidon. She is the daughter of Atlas and Plêionê.
Alkaios - Greek name meaning "strength." In mythology, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Perseus.
Alkandros - Greek name 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.
Álkimos - Greek name derived from the word alkimos, meaning "valiant." In mythology, this is the name of the father of Mentor.

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