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Names The name ‘Nemesis’ was derived from the Greek words ‘nemesis’ and ‘nemo’, meaning dispenser of dues, and can be variously translated from the Greek as ‘she who distributes or deals out’, ‘due enactment’ or ‘divine vengeance’. The word was derived from the root ‘nem/nom’, which means distribution or apportionment. The verb ‘nemein’ means to […]

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Goddess Nemesis was the Greek goddess of divine indignation and retribution against evil deeds and underserved good fortune.  She was the personification of the resentment aroused in both gods and mortals by those who committed crimes with impunity, or who enjoyed underserved luck. Goddess Nemesis directed human affairs in such a way as to maintain […]

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