Clotho

[ kloh-thoh ]
/ ˈkloʊ θoʊ /

noun Classical Mythology.

the Fate who spins the thread of life.

Origin of Clotho

< Latin < Greek Klōthṓ literally, Spinner, equivalent to klṓth(ein) to spin + suffix used in feminine names
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for clotho

British Dictionary definitions for clotho

Clotho
/ (ˈkləʊθəʊ) /

noun

Greek myth one of the three Fates, spinner of the thread of life

Word Origin for Clotho

Latin, from Greek Klōtho, one who spins, from klōthein to spin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012