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Parca

[ pahr-kuh ]
/ ˈpɑr kə /
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noun
an ancient Roman goddess of childbirth and destiny.Compare Parcae.
any one of the Parcae.
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How to use Parca in a sentence

  • Innumerable things the little lupa learned at the side of the old woman, bony and ugly as a Parca!

    Snnica|Vicente Blasco Ibez
  • Exceptus igitur a quodam cena satis parca et paene cottidiana, hoc tantum insusurravit: Non putabam me tibi esse tam familiarem.

    Selections from Viri Romae|Charles Franois L'Homond
  • It shall be my resolve, lastingly, I hope, to endure until it pleases the implacable Parca: to break the thread.

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