Hecuba definition

hĕkyə-bə
(person, proper) In Homer's Iliad, wife of Priam and mother of Hector, Troilus, Paris, and Cassandra.
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The wife of Priam and mother of Hector, Paris, and Cassandra in Homer's Iliad.
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(Greek mythology) The wife of King Priam of Troy, the mother of Hector, Paris and the Cassandra.
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Alternative Forms

Alternative Form of hecuba - hecabe, hekabe

Origin of hecuba

  • From Latin Hecuba, from Ancient Greek Ἑκάβη (Hekabē).

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