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Nike

by Ryan Tuccinardi
Nike is the Greek personification of victory. She can run and fly at great speed. She is a constant companion of Athena. Nike is the daughter of Pallas and Styx and the sister of Cratos, Bia, and Zelus. She was represented as a woman with wings, dressed in a billowing robe with a wreath or staff.

Nike


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  • Pronunciation:
    ny'-kee
  • Etymology:
    Victory
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