Roman deity

Definitions of Roman deity
  1. noun
    a deity worshipped by the ancient Romans
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    Urania
    goddess of love; counterpart of Greek Aphrodite
    Mors
    (Roman mythology) Roman god of death; counterpart of Thanatos
    Mars
    (Roman mythology) Roman god of war and agriculture; father of Romulus and Remus; counterpart of Greek Ares
    Diana
    (Roman mythology) virgin goddess of the hunt and the Moon; counterpart of Greek Artemis
    Minerva
    (Roman mythology) goddess of wisdom; counterpart of Greek Athena
    Saturn
    (Roman mythology) god of agriculture and vegetation; counterpart of Greek Cronus
    Ceres
    (Roman mythology) goddess of agriculture; counterpart of Greek Demeter
    Night
    Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx
    Cupid
    (Roman mythology) god of love; counterpart of Greek Eros
    Sol
    (Roman mythology) ancient Roman god; personification of the sun; counterpart of Greek Helios
    Vulcan
    (Roman mythology) god of fire and metal working; counterpart of Greek Hephaestus
    Mercury
    (Roman mythology) messenger of Jupiter and god of commerce; counterpart of Greek Hermes
    Janus
    (Roman mythology) the Roman god of doorways and passages; is depicted with two faces on opposite sides of his head
    Juno
    (Roman mythology) queen of the Olympian gods who protected marriage; wife and sister of Jupiter; counterpart of Greek Hera
    Vesta
    (Roman mythology) goddess of the hearth and its fire whose flame was tended by vestal virgins; counterpart of Greek Hestia
    Victoria
    (Roman mythology) goddess of victory; counterpart of Greek Nike
    Faunus
    (Roman mythology) ancient rural deity; later considered a counterpart of Greek Pan
    Neptune
    (Roman mythology) god of the sea; counterpart of Greek Poseidon
    Proserpina
    goddess of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Persephone
    Orcus
    god of the underworld; counterpart of Greek Pluto
    Luna
    (Roman mythology) the goddess of the Moon; counterpart of Greek Selene
    Aurora
    (Roman mythology) goddess of the dawn; counterpart of Greek Eos
    Tellus
    (Roman mythology) goddess of the earth; protector of marriage and fertility; identified with Greek Gaea
    Fortuna
    (Roman mythology) the goddess of fortune and good luck; counterpart of Greek Tyche
    Jupiter
    (Roman mythology) supreme god of Romans; counterpart of Greek Zeus
    Ops
    (Roman mythology) goddess of abundance and fertility; wife of Saturn; counterpart of Greek Rhea and Cybele of ancient Asia Minor
    Silvanus
    (Roman mythology) god of woods and fields and flocks; Pan is the Greek counterpart
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    faun
    ancient Italian deity in human shape, with horns, pointed ears and a goat's tail; equivalent to Greek satyr
    Parcae
    any of the three Roman goddesses of fate or destiny; identified with the Greek Moirai and similar to the Norse Norns
    type of:
    deity, divinity, god, immortal
    any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
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