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Hybris was personified spirit (or goddess) of hubris, arrogance, and insolence her roman equivalent was petulantia hybris was either the child of erebos and nyx as claimed by hyginus, or dyssebeia, the spirit of impiety, in aeschylus eumenides. Discover librarian-selected research resources on aeschylus from the questia online library (the libation bearers), and the eumenides read preview overview.
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