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Nemesis

Nemesis is the personification of vengeance and divine retribution in Greek mythology and from which the English word nemesis comes from, where it can mean an avenger bringing about someone’s downfall or destruction, or is something or someone that cannot be overcome. The name means “distribution (of what is due); righteous anger, just indignation” derived from PIE root word *nem- (to assign, allot; take).

Nicknames: Nem, Nemo

Origin: Proto-Indo-European

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Female forms:

  • Nemesia (Latin)

 

Male forms:

  • Nemesius (Latin)

 

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