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in Greek mythology, personifications of beauty, charm, and grace; daughters of Zeus and the oceanid Eurynome. Also known as the Charites, they were usually three in number and were called Aglaia, Thalia, and Euphrosyne.
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Diefendorf argues convincingly that the Dames de la Charite were no mere aristocratic busybodies.