Lachesis

Lachesis

[lach-uh-sis]
noun Classical Mythology.
the Fate who determines the length of the thread of life.

Origin:
< Latin < Greek, personification of láchesis destiny, equivalent to lache(în) to happen or obtain by lot + -sis -sis

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Lachesis (ˈlækɪsɪs)
 
n
Greek myth one of the three Fates
 
[via Latin from Greek, from lakhesis destiny, from lakhein to befall by lot]

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