- the ancient Greek goddess of fortune.
Origin of Tyche
From the Greek word týchē luck, fortune
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Examples from the Web for tyche
This divinity is sometimes identified with Tyche, sometimes with Ananke.Myths and Legends of Ancient Greece and Rome
"That is the image of the goddess of fate—that is a Tyche," said Petrus.Homo Sum, Complete
Fortuna, courted by all nations, was in Greek Tyche, or the goddess of chance.The Art of Entertaining</p>
M. E. W. Sherwood
Charis and Tyche were allegories, the latter having been represented sitting because happiness does not stand fast.History of Ancient Art
Franz von Reber
In the later classical age every one had its impersonation of sculptured image—the Tyche of the City.
- Greek myth the goddess of fortuneRoman counterpart: Fortuna
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