), a people of Sarmatia Europaea, mentioned by Hellanicus (Steph. B. sub voce
Their country was called Amadocium. Ptolemy (3.5
) mentions the Amadoci Montes, E. of the Borysthenes (Dnieper
), as an E. prolongation of M. Pence, and in these mountains the Amadoci, with a city Amodoca and a lake of the same name, the source of a river falling into the Borysthenes.
The positions are probably in the S. Russian province of Jekaterinoslav,
or in Kherson.