Mythology & Beliefs: Tisiphone In Greek and Roman Mythology, Tisiphone was one of several Furies.
Tisiphone in Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology
1. The name of one of the Erinnyes (the avenger of murder,
Orph. Arg. 966 ; comp. ERINNYES). 2. A daughter of Alcmaeon
and Manto. (Apollod. 3.7.7.) - A Dictionary of Greek and Roman
biography and mythology, William Smith, Ed.
Tisiphone in Wikipedia
Tisiphone (Ancient Greek: Τισιφόνη, "avenging murder") is the
name of two figures in Greek mythology. Erinyes
Tisiphone was one of the Erinyes or Furies, and sister of
Alecto and Megaera. She was the one who punished crimes of
murder: parricide, fratricide and homicide. A myth recounts
how Tisiphone fell in love with Cithaeron, and caused his
death by snakebite, specifically, by one of the snakes from
her head. In Book VI of Virgil's Aeneid, Tisiphone is
recognized as the furious and cruel guardian of the gates of