She is the brightest of the PLEIADES. Not necessarily more intelligent, mind you. Just more shiny and gleaming. Go take a look at her in the night sky some time.
She is so eye-catching that even POSEIDON noticed her. He thought ALCYONE was gorgeous and fathered several children with her.
Alcyone Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Alkyone, Halcyone
Type: spiritual being
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Stars
Area of expertise: Star, Stars
Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 18988
Article last updated on 30 November 2017 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.