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date: 30 November 2022

Feralialocked

Feralialocked

  • C. Robert Phillips

Extract

Feralia, Roman festival on 21 February which concluded the ancestors' festival (*Parentalia) which had begun on 13 February. Each household made offerings at the graves of its dead: Ov.Fast 2. 533 ff. with F. Bömer's comm. (1957–8), Varro, Ling. 6. 13, FestusGloss. Lat. 202; cf. Cic.

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  • Roman Myth and Religion

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