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noun (in the Odyssey)
  1. the wife of Polybus who received Helen and Menelaus on their way home from Troy.
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Examples from the Web for alcandre

Historical Examples of alcandre

  • (She points to the door opposite): Alcandre and Lysimon are to discourse!

    Cyrano de Bergerac

    Edmond Rostand

  • There is a question there of a "lodge today deserted" where Alcandre once came to enjoy solitude.