Andromache

noun
An·​drom·​a·​che | \ an-ˈdrä-mə-(ˌ)kē \

Definition of Andromache

: the wife of Hector

First Known Use of Andromache

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Andromache

Latin, from Greek Andromachē

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