ananke

See also: Ananke

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀνάγκη (anankē, necessity)

NounEdit

ananke (uncountable)

  1. Necessity beyond all supplications or sway. Conceived as the ultimate dictator of all fate and circumstances, to which even the gods must ultimately pay homage and deference.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 19 May 2013, at 18:00