wife of Orpheus in Greek mythology, from Latinized form of Greek Eurydike, literally "wide justice," from eurys "wide" (see eury-) + dike "right, custom, usage, law; justice" (cognate with Latin dicere "to show, tell;" see diction).
1. One of the most popular is a story about Orpheus and Eurydice.
2. Hades was so touched by the music that he decided to let Eurydice go.
3. Eurydice disappeared in a cloud of smoke as soon as he looked back.
4. One day, his wife, Eurydice , was bitten to death by vipers.