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 (fôr-to͞o′nə, -tyo͞o′-)
n. Roman Mythology
The goddess of fortune.

[Latin Fortūna; see bher- in Indo-European roots.]


(Classical Myth & Legend) the Roman goddess of fortune and good luck. Greek counterpart: Tyche
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Noun1.Fortuna - (Roman mythology) the goddess of fortune and good luckFortuna - (Roman mythology) the goddess of fortune and good luck; counterpart of Greek Tyche
Roman mythology - the mythology of the ancient Romans
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