Fates (Biographical details)

Fates (mythological figure/creature; Roman; Greek; Female)

Also known as

Fates; Parca; Moirae; Parcae; Moirai

Biography

Three women (Gk Moirai; Lat. Parcae) - Clotho/Nona (q.v.), Lachesis/Decima (q.v.) and Atropos/Morta (q.v.) - believed to determine man's destiny and control the thread of life; Clotho spun the thread, Lachesis measured it and Atropos cut it.