one of the Graces, married to Hephaestus.
singular of Charites.
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How to use Charis in a sentence
The word cross is in all probability the same as Charis which means charity, and akin to chrestos which means good.Archaic England | Harold Bayley
Charis and Tyche were allegories, the latter having been represented sitting because happiness does not stand fast.History of Ancient Art | Franz von Reber
As Charis was a tower sacred to fire; some of the Poets have supposed a nymph of that name, who was beloved by Vulcan.
Some such mistake was made about the towers styled Charis: whence the Grecians formed their notion of the Graces.
Charis, Χαρις, of the Greeks, was the same personage as Ceres of the Romans.