Erinyes

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Borrowing from Ancient Greek Ἐρῑνύες (Erīnúes, literally Avengers), Furies.

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  • IPA(key): /ɪˈɹɪniˌiːz/

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Erinyes (singular Erinys)

  1. (Greek mythology) The goddesses of vengeance; they were also known to accompany Nemesis. Their Roman counterparts were the Dirae.

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