Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • transliteration of Greek μοιρολοι. Also "mirolòyi", myriologue. General term for a lamenting of the dead.

    "In uncovering the origins of the word, Alexiou notes that the term moira is found in formulaic phrases in Homer as the agent of death (in other words, a personified force)."

    December 23, 2012