the wife of Polybus who received Helen and Menelaus on their way home from Troy.
There is a question there of a “lodge today deserted” where Alcandre once came to enjoy solitude.
The Spell of the Heart of France Andr Hallays
(She points to the door opposite): Alcandre and Lysimon are to discourse!
Cyrano de Bergerac Edmond Rostand
alcaptonuria alcaptonuria al·cap·to·nu·ri·a (āl-kāp’tə-nur’ē-ə, -nyur’-) n. Variant of alkaptonuria.
alcapton alcapton al·cap·ton (āl-kāp’tŏn’, -tən) n. Variant of alkapton.
a son of Pelops and Hippodamia who married Euachme and became king of Megara. (in the Iliad) a Trojan chieftain slain by Idomeneus. Historical Examples The Megarensian maidens presented them to Sphinoe, daughter of Alcathous, who died a virgin. Curiosities of Medical Experience J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen Idomeneus slays Alcathous, over whose body a […]
a small island in W California, in San Francisco Bay: site of a U.S. penitentiary 1933–63. Contemporary Examples You see, gone are the days when a supernatural dramas like Lost or its rip-offs Alcatraz, Invasion, or The River dominated TV. ‘Resurrection’ Is TV’s Silliest Show and Probably Dead on Arrival Kevin Fallon March 6, 2014 […]