What emotion's name derives from the
name of the avenging deities sent from Tartarus to punish
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The Romans used the word
furae to translate the Greek word
Erinyes, the collective name for the avenging
deities sent from Tartarus to punish criminals. Eventually it came to denote
"an angry woman."
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