What does the word fortune mean?

Usage examples for fortune

  1. His fortune scattered behind him; Death empty- handed shall find him,- A New Year takes his throne. – Songs Ysame by Annie Fellows Johnston Albion Fellows Bacon
  2. A child of good fortune. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. Oh, what a piece of good fortune! – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann