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date: 07 December 2022



  • Nicholas Purcell


Goddesses of a spring (from which the *Vestals drew their daily water), meadow, and grove below the *Caelian hill just outside the porta Capena at Rome. They included *Egeria, and were linked traditionally with the inspiration of King *Numa and in turn were identified with the *Muses (at least from the time of Livius Andronicus (Liv.


  • Roman Myth and Religion

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