Name: Alkinoos

Origin and Meaning of the Name Alkinoos

  • Meaning:
    Strong-willed
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    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (al KEE no os)
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    In Greek mythology, Alkinoos (also transcribed as Alkinous or Alcinous) is the king of the Phaiakians. In Homer's "Odyssey", the hero Odysseus goes to the palace of Alkinoos and the king's daughter (Nausicaš) falls in love with him.

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