- (Greek mythology) a princess of Athens, who punished her husband for raping her sister Philomela by
feeding him the flesh of their son. She was changed at her death into a swallow See Philomela
Example Sentences Including 'Procne'
Miller, Ralph N., `Pandarus and Procne ", Studies in Medieval Culture, vol.
Chaucer's `Troilus and Criseyde
to comment on this word.