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Horae

[ hawr-ee, hohr-ee ]
/ ˈhɔr i, ˈhoʊr i /
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plural noun Classical Mythology.
goddesses of the seasons, of cyclical death and rebirth, and sometimes of social order, usually given as three in number, with the names Dike (Justice), Eunomia (Order), and Irene (Peace).
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Origin of Horae

From the Latin word Hōrae literally, hours
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British Dictionary definitions for Horae

Horae
/ (ˈhɔːriː) /

pl n
classical myth the goddesses of the seasonsAlso called: the Hours

Word Origin for Horae

Latin: hours
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