A.the Amazons, Il.3.189, etc.; ὁ τῶν Ἀ. τροχίσκος, a famous remedy, Asclep. ap. Gal.12.152, etc.:—also Ἀμαζονίδες , αἱ, Pi.O.13.87, Call.Dian.237.
II. epith. of Artemis, Paus.4.31.8:—Adj. Ἀμαζ-ονικός , ή, όν, Plu.Pomp.35, Paus. 1.41.7:—κά, τά, title of Epic by Onasus, Sch. A.R. 1.1236, Sch. Theoc.13.46:—also ἁλ-όνιος , ον, Nonn.D.37.17; epith. of Apollo in Laconia, Paus.3.25.3. (Commonly derived from μαζός, from the fable that they got rid of the right breast, that it might not interfere with the use of the bow.)