Name Alcyone meaning, origin - female mythology name


The meaning of the name Alcyone is: Latinized form of Greek Ἀλκυόνη (Alkyone), derived from the word ἀλκυών (alkyon) meaning "kingfisher". In Greek myth this name belonged to a daughter of Aeolus and the wife of Ceyx. After her husband was killed in a shipwreck she threw herself into the water, but the gods saved her and turned them both into kingfishers. This is also the name of the brightest of the Pleiades, the seven stars in the constellation Taurus.

The name Alcyone is present in the lists: Female names, Female names start with letter A, Mythology names.

Number for the name Alcyone

The Number of the name three (3) denotes people who are capable and cheerful, easily perceive everything new, and thanks to this, achieve success in various fields. People with the name Alcyone prefer to adapt to their environment, but only where profit is expected.

They like easy communication, new acquaintances and daily entertainment. These people don't like to plan.

the Pursuit of quick success and easy pursuits can prevent them from achieving achievements in new fields where diligence, calculation and planning are required.

The Number three (3) for the name Alcyone describes free, active people who are not averse to experimenting in love and sex. They are attracted to themselves due to their natural attractiveness, but they are windy and fickle. Quite often, they are forced to change partners, as they always expect something new and unusual from them, in order to satisfy their passion, as if at the first acquaintance.

Stones of the number 3 for the name Alcyone: amethyst, jet, sapphire, turquoise, chrysolite, hematite (Bloodstone), spinel (Lal), tourmaline-sherl, tiger's eye.

Planet of the number 3: Jupiter.

Zodiac Sign of the number 3: Sagittarius.

Good years for the name: 1902, 1911, 1920, 1929, 1938, 1947, 1956, 1965, 1974, 1983, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2019, 2028.

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Meaning of letters in the name Alcyone

A - the A represents confidence, independence, and proactivity. As part of a name, it influences people with both leadership and motivation.
L - there's a friendly presence to people with L in their name. They are influenced by magnetic, optimistic, and expressive energies.
C - creative and communicative energies are carried in by C. As part of a name, it can make a person charming, inspirational, and expressive.
Y - people with Y in their name will go deep and wide in search of experience. Life is an adventure to them, and their curiosity leads the way.
O - there is a supportive and giving quality to the O in Numerology. Its presence influences a person with strong morals and great pride in serving others.
N - imagination and free thinking are introduced through the N. People with N in their name have a unique and purposeful approach to life.
E - freedom is the driving force for the letter E. As part of a person's name Numerology, it introduces romantic and expressive energies to the mix.

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