Pronunciation: (moi'ru), [key]
—pl. -raiPronunciation: (-rī) [key] for 1, 2.
1. Class. Myth.
a. the personification of fate.
b. Moirai, the Fates.
2. (often l.c.) (among ancient Greeks) a person's fate or destiny.
3. a female given name.
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