myth another name for the Furies
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How to use Erinyes in a sentence
Her action is too capricious, as though the Erinyes selected for punishment only certain men and certain sins.Howards End | E. M. Forster
Thus they were supposed to have borne away the daughters of King Pandareos to act as servants to the Erinyes.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome | E.M. Berens
The whole question is summarized in the ensuing debate between Orestes and the Erinyes.The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State | Frederick Engels
The real name of the Furies was the “Erinyes,” which means the desperate madness of those whom the gods or fates have cursed.Gods and Heroes | R. E. Francillon
Beneath, at the north-eastern corner, is the cleft which formed the sanctuary of the Σεμναί, or Erinyes.