- (in the Iliad) a daughter of Priam and Hecuba who chose to be swallowed up by the earth rather than live as a Greek concubine.
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He took to wife a woman of the house of Battus, by name Laodice.The History of Antiquity, Vol. III (of VI)
Laodice held him fast only for a moment, when it seemed that she was wrenched away.
Laodice half rose as she read them and pressed her hands together.
"You would have been in less peril to have ridden alone," Laodice sighed.
Laodice refused to raise her head to listen to them and they turned to the old man.