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proper nounGreek Mythology
An enchantress who lived with her wild animals 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 mythical herb moly and forced her to restore his men into human form.temptress, siren, femme fatale, enchantress, sorceress, delilah, lorelei, mata hariView synonyms
Via Latin from Greek Kirkē.
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