Usage Greek Mythology
Pronounced Pron. ?an-dro-dah-may-a [key]
Other Forms FormsAndrodamia
Means "man fighter" or "subduer of men", derived from Greek ανδρος (andros) "of a man" and Greek δαμαω (damao) "to tame". In Greek mythology, this was the name of an Amazon who fought in the Attic War. Another Androdameia was a queen of the Thermodontine (Black Sea) Amazons, who defeated one of the leading Greek generals in single combat during the Third Doric Raid.