What does Alcyone mean?

Alcyone meaning in Names Dictionary

Daughter of Aeolus.
Name Origin: Greek
Name Gender: Female

Alcyone meaning in General Dictionary

(Greek mythology) a lady who had been changed into a kingfisher

Sentence Examples with the word Alcyone

This group is particularly rich in bright stars, and is full of nebulosity, but there are fewer faint stars than in equal areas of the surrounding sky; the central star is Alcyone (3rd magnitude); PleIone and Atlas are also of the 3rd magnitude.

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