Horae: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (hôr'ē, hōr'ē), [key]
— n.pl. Class. Myth.
  1. 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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