Erinys

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From Ancient Greek Ἐρινύς (Erinús). Possibly the angry spirits from the Greek orinein, (to raise, stir, excite [towards anger])

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Erinys (plural Erinyes)

  1. (Greek mythology) One of the female personifications of vengeance, particularly wrong or immoral deeds on behalf of the victims.

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