ananke

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀνάγκη (anánkē, necessity)

Noun[edit]

ananke (uncountable)

  1. Necessity beyond all supplications or sway. Conceived as the ultimate dictator of all fate and circumstances, to which even the gods must ultimately pay homage and deference.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ananke f (invariable)

  1. Alternative spelling of ananche

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

ananke f (uncountable)

  1. (Ancient Greek culture) ananke (necessity beyond all supplications or sway)