Definition of Andromede
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Orthography ID = 2003107
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LNS
Andromedē, Andromedēs
Andromeda, Andromede
Ἀνδρομέδη
noun (f., 1st Greek declension)
  1. a daughter of the Ethiopian king Cepheus and Cassiope
Abbreviations
Andromeda, ae, and -ē, ēs, f., = Ἀνδρομέδη, a daughter of the Ethiopian king Cepheus and Cassiope. On account of the arrogance of her mother she was bound to a rock by the command of the oracle of Jupiter Ammon, in order that she might be destroyed by a sea-monster; but Perseus rescued and married her. After death she was placed as a constellation in heaven, Ov. M. 4, 671 sq.; Hyg. Fab. 64; Apollod. 2, 4, 3; Cic. N. D. 2, 43; Col. 11, 2, 59 al.
 
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