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Gender Feminine
Scripts Θέμις(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. TEH-MEES(Classical Greek)
THEE-mis(English)
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Meaning & History

Means "law of nature, divine law, that which is laid down" in Greek. In Greek mythology this was the name of a Titan who presided over custom and natural law. She was often depicted blindfolded and holding a pair of scales. By Zeus she was the mother of many deities, including the three Μοῖραι (Moirai) and the three Ὥραι (Horai).

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