A lady who is one of the representatives of chastity in Spenser’s The Faerie Queene.
Amoret and her sister, Belphoebe, were raised by goddesses; Amoret’s mistress was Venus. Engaged to Sir Scudamore, she was abducted by the magician Busirane. Britomart, a warrior maiden and friend of Arthur, saved her and became her loyal companion.
The Faerie Queene | Edmund Spenser, 1570-1599