Ananke

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἀνάγκη (Anánkē, Force, Constraint, Necessity).

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Ananke

  1. (Greek mythology) A Greek goddess, one of the Protogenoi and the primordial personification of destiny, necessity and fate, depicted as holding a spindle.
  2. (astronomy) A moon of Jupiter.