ROMAN MYTHOLOGY

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CALVA

Roman Femininity Goddess

Goddess of Bald Women

This is not as bizarre as it sounds. Apparently many women suffered from hair loss in times of siege — through sacrificing their precious strands to make bowstrings.

May she never flip her wig!

CALVA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CALVA
Location : Italy and Western Europe
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Womanhood
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 2958

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Article last updated on 31 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CALVA: Goddess of Women from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 31 Jan. 2014. Web. 2 August 2014.

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