Archedice is famous for the epitaph given in Thucydides, and ascribed by Aristotle to Simonides, which told that, with father, husband, and sons in sovereign power, still she retained her meekness.
This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Clough, Arthur Hugh (1870). "Archedice". In Smith, William. Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. 1. p. 260.
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