Tyche


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Tyche

(ˈtaɪkɪ)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) Greek myth the goddess of fortune. Roman counterpart: Fortuna
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Noun1.Tyche - (Greek mythology) the goddess of fortuneTyche - (Greek mythology) the goddess of fortune; identified with Roman Fortuna
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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(15) who with the lord Apollo and the Rivers have youths in their keeping -- to this charge Zeus appointed them -- Peitho, and Admete, and Ianthe, and Electra, and Doris, and Prymno, and Urania divine in form, Hippo, Clymene, Rhodea, and Callirrhoe, Zeuxo and Clytie, and Idyia, and Pasithoe, Plexaura, and Galaxaura, and lovely Dione, Melobosis and Thoe and handsome Polydora, Cerceis lovely of form, and soft eyed Pluto, Perseis, Ianeira, Acaste, Xanthe, Petraea the fair, Menestho, and Europa, Metis, and Eurynome, and Telesto saffron-clad, Chryseis and Asia and charming Calypso, Eudora, and Tyche, Amphirho, and Ocyrrhoe, and Styx who is the chiefest of them all.
The tragic focus on consequences instead of intentions ties in nicely with a concept of justice that is defined not in terms of morals but of power, while the tragic notion of tyche, combined with legal positivism, minimizes individual responsibility.
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): A wall painting of Tyche, the Greek goddess of fortune, was found during the 11th season of excavation at the Sussita site, on the east shore of the Sea of Galilee.
Private asset management firm Tyche Capital has appointed William Benson as senior manager of investor relations.
(17.) Elizabeth Fernea, "The Changing Context in Arab Women's Translated Novels," Tyche 22 (2005): 6-7 (my translation from Arabic).