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Ucale·gon

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  1. Ucalegon(Noun)

    A neighbor whose house is on fire or has burned down.

    Etymology: From Ucalegon, from Οὐκαλέγων. He was one of the Elders of Troy, whose house was set on fire by the Achaeans when they sacked the city. He is one of Priam's friends in the Iliad (3.148) and the destruction of his house is referred to in the Aeneid (2.312).

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  1. Ucalegon

    Ucalegon was one of the Elders of Troy, whose house was set afire by the Achaeans when they sacked the city. He is one of Priam's friends in the Iliad, and the destruction of his house is referred to in the Aeneid. He is referenced in the Satires of Juvenal. His name in Greek is translated as "doesn't worry." The name has become a word for "neighbor whose house is on fire," and Will Shortz, editor of The New York Times crossword puzzle, has stated that it's his favorite word in the English language.

How to pronounce Ucalegon?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Ucalegon in sign language?

  1. ucalegon

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ucalegon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Ucalegon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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