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Andromeda (1869) Edward Poynter. Andromeda is a princess from Greek mythology who, as divine punishment for her mother's bragging, the Boast of Cassiopeia, was chained to a rock as a sacrifice to a sea monster. She was saved from death by Perseus, her future husband. Her name is the Latinized form of the Greek Ἀνδρομέδη (Andromédē). The traditional etymology of the name is "she who has bravery in her mind". Alternatively it could mean "she who leads"

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After Andromeda’s death, Athena placed her in the northern sky, close to Perseus and Cassiopeia, and named the constellation Andromeda after her.

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Damsels reforged: Andromeda. Andromeda is damned. Her blood is to stain the sea bed, her body offered as fodder to ease Poisidon’s wrath. Her mother’s hubris brought her there, but is her wit, her...

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