Princess Argyro is the legendary founder of Gjirokastër, in Albanian and Greek folklore. According to Nikolaos Politis1, in Greek tales she is sometimes referred to as "Μονοβύζα", the single-breasted.

Is there a story that explains how Argyro lost her breast? Could there be connection to the legend that had the Amazons burn or cut their right breasts?

Lastly, is Argyro ever called single-breasted in stories of Albanian origin?

1 "Μελέται περί του βίου και της γλώσσης του ελληνικού λαού: Παραδόσεις", Νικόλαος Πολίτης, 1899.

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