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Alcyŏnē (Halc- ), ēs, f., = Ἀλκυόνη,
I.a daughter of Æolus, who, from love to her husband Ceyx, who had suffered shipwreck, threw herself into the sea and was changed into a kingfisher (ἀλκυών; “v. alcedo),Ov. M. 11, 384; 710 sq.
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