Moirai


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Moirai

(ˈmɔɪriː)
pl n, sing Moira (ˈmɔɪrə)
(Classical Myth & Legend) the Moirai the Greek goddesses of fate. Roman counterparts: the Parcae See Fates
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Noun1.Moirai - any of the three Greek goddesses of fate or destinyMoirai - any of the three Greek goddesses of fate or destiny; identified with the Roman Parcae and similar to the Norse Norns
Greek deity - a deity worshipped by the ancient Greeks
Clotho, Klotho - the Greek goddess of fate who spins the thread of life
Lachesis - the Greek goddess of fate who determines the length of the thread of life
Atropos - the Greek goddess of fate who cuts the thread of life
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for instance Sarah Gordon's Flannery O'Connor: The Obedient Imagination (236-44), where she refers to this debate including the views of critics such as Sally Fitzgerald, Catherine Moirai, and Ralph Wood.