plural noun, singular Par·ca [pahr-kuh] /ˈpɑr kə/.
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Parcae, The (Par′cae), were goddesses who presided over the destiny of human beings.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described|Edward S. Ellis
So these Parcae, daughters of the shears, arranged and settled the young man's fate.Evan Harrington, Complete|George Meredith
Pluto was perplexed; his confidence in the Parcae was shaken.The Infernal Marriage|Benjamin Disraeli
The Parcae and the Erinnyes figured as dark angels of Destiny.Essays in the Study of Folk-Songs (1886)|Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
With such soothsaying songs of yore did the Parcae chant from divine breast the felicitous fate of Peleus.The Carmina of Caius Valerius Catullus|Caius Valerius Catullus