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Gender: Male Pronunciation: al-CEED Meaning of Alcide: "glory of Hera" Origin of Alcide: French version of Heracles

The name Alcide is a boy's name meaning "glory of Hera". Alcide and is often added to user-created lists like True Blood Names! and discussed in our forums with posts like "Makeover - Boys and Girls".

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This is the French version of Alcides, birth name of the Greek mythological Heracles (Hercules). You're more likely to recognize it as the name of the hot True Blood werewolf, Alcide Herveaux.

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Pop Culture References for the name Alcide

Alcide Herveaux, character on HBO's True Blood
M. Alcide Mirobolant, celebrated chef in Thackeray's Pendennis (1848)