μοῖρα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*(s)mer-

From o-grade of the root of μείρομαι ‎(meíromai, to receive as one's portion) +‎ -ια ‎(-ia, feminine suffix).

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NounEdit

μοῖρα ‎(moîraf ‎(genitive μοίρας); first declension

  1. part, portion
  2. political party
  3. lot, destiny
  4. that which is right

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