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Gender: F Pronunciation: HAL-see-on Meaning of Halcyon: "kingfisher bird" Origin of Halcyon: Greek

This highly unusual name -- the Halycyone was a mythic bird who could calm the seas -- conjures up images of utter peace and tranquility because of the phrase "Halycon days"...and the sleeping pill.

Famous People Named Halcyon

Halcyon Juna "Hallie" Littleford (adopted 2012), daughter of actress Beth Littleford

Pop Culture References for the name Halcyon

"Halcyon" and "Halcyon Days," albums by Ellie Goulding

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