noun Alc·me·ne \alk-ˈmē-nē\

Definition of Alcmene

  1. :  the mother of Hercules by Zeus in the form of her husband Amphitryon

Origin and Etymology of alcmene

Greek Alkmēnē

First Known Use: 14th century

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