how to pronounce halcyon

hælsən

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meanings of halcyon

noun:

  1. A tropical kingfisher of the genus Halcyon, such as the sacred kingfisher (Halcyon sancta) of Australia.
  2. A kingfisher said in classical mythology to nest on the sea, thereby calming the waters.

adjective:

  1. Calm, undisturbed, peaceful, serene.
  2. Pertaining to the halcyon or kingfisher.

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