Definition of Circe in English:

Circe

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • An enchantress who lived on the island of Aeaea. When Odysseus visited the island his companions were changed into pigs by her potions, but he protected himself with the magic herb moly and forced her to restore his men to human form.

    temptress, siren, femme fatale, enchantress, sorceress, delilah, circe, lorelei, mata hari
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Origin

Via Latin from Greek Kirkē.

Pronunciation:

Circe

/ˈsəːsi/