ETRUSCAN MYTHOLOGY

The old pre-Roman Gods of the Etruscans...

CHALCHAS

Etruscan Divination God

Deified Diviner

Seems to have been a haruspex, or seer. They read the future in entrails, most often livers. The Etruscans were very fond of livers.

He may have made a guest appearance in the Iliad under the Greek name CALCHAS.

CHALCHAS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CHALCHAS
Location : Ancient Tuscany
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Prophecy and Fortune-telling
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 112
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Article last updated on 21 February 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "Chalchas: Etruscan God of Prophecy." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Feb. 2014. Web. 16 September 2014.

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