Gr. Myth. the mother of Hercules by Zeus, who seduces her by appearing in the likeness of her husband, Amphitryon
Origin of AlcmeneClassical Latin ; from Classical Greek Alkm?n?
Amphitryon's wife, who gave birth to Hercules after being seduced by Zeus.
From Latin Alcmēnē, from Ancient Greek Ἀλκμήνη (Alkmēnē)