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Eumenides
Eumenides Eu*men"i*des, n. pl. [L., from Gr. ? lit., gracious goddesses.] (Class. Myth.) A euphemistic name for the Furies of Erinyes.

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- Eumenides may refer to: Erinyes, or Eumenides, Gr**** deities of vengeance The Eumenides, the third part of Aeschylus' Gr**** tragedy, the Oresteia...
- from the palace. The final play of the Oresteia, called The Eumenides (Εὐμενίδες, Eumenídes), illustrates how the sequence of events in the trilogy end...
- The Roman writer Maurus Servius Honoratus wrote that they are called "Eumenides" in ****, "Furiae" on earth, and "Dirae" in heaven. According to Hesiod's...
- Miss Treason's speciality is Justice (in fact her name refers to the Eumenides of Gr**** myth, who came to represent Justice in the later myths). People...
- committed long ago by “Eumenides,” a self-styled avenger, and together they had been investigating the possibility that Eumenides has resurfaced. In Gr****...
- Prewss) 1978: 78, note. Finley, The World of Odysseus. p. 82. Aeschylus, Eumenides 1 ff. Iliad xv. 88 Donna Marie Giancola, "Justice and the Face of the...
- the underworld. They are sometimes identified with the Erinyes. Bacchylides, Fragment 20a Aeschylus, Libation Bearers 406 Aeschylus, Eumenides 415 ff...
- for Selene and Helios). According to a speech, that Aeschylus in The Eumenides puts in the mouth of the Delphic priestess herself, Phoebe received control...
- consisting of the three tragedies Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers and The Eumenides, together with Prometheus Bound (whose authorship is disputed). With the...
- Species: M. polistes Binomial name Myrmecopsis polistes (Hübner, 1818) Synonyms Pseudosphex polistes Hübner, 1818 Myrmecopsis eumenides Newman, 1850...
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