Baucis

noun
Bau·​cis | \ ˈbȯ-səs How to pronounce Baucis (audio) \

Definition of Baucis

: the wife of Philemon

First Known Use of Baucis

1567, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Baucis

Latin, from Greek Baukis

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“Baucis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Baucis. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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