fortunate, a disciple of Corinth who visited Paul at Ephesus, and returned with Stephanas and Achaicus, the bearers of the apostle's first letter to the Corinthians (1 Cor. 16:17).
Dekker worked over an old play of the same name; the subject of both was taken from the old German volksbuch 'fortunatus' of 1519.
Here, had they each the purse of fortunatus, they could buy nothing.
I am glad of the coming of Stephanas and fortunatus and Achaicus: for that which was lacking on your part they have supplied.
Perhaps, said he to fortunatus, you know of a story which turns out differently.
They went on in this manner till fortunatus was sixteen years of age.
fortunatus' purse—A purse which supplies you with all you wish.
To what boy or girl does not the promise of a whole holiday convey a sort of fortunatus' purse of anticipated enjoyment!
The corners are occupied by the patron saints, Hermagoras and fortunatus.
Second Motto / 'Felix fortunatus caesaris sociusque amicus.'
This was the magic purse of fortunatus which I had come so far to seek.