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CARNA

Roman Goddess

Also known as CARDEA

Goddess of Door Hinges

Proof once more that the Romans had a deity for everything. She is one strange nymph spirit (see NYMPHS(2)) who submitted to sexual advance by JANUS in return for power over door hinges.

She seems keen on the well-being of mortals, especially small children, and is particularly fond of being offered bacon and beans.

What does she do to earn her breakfast? She keeps STRIGES out. No, we are not becoming mentally unhinged. Check them out.

CARNA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : CARNA
Location : Italy and Western Europe
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : CARDEA
Popularity index : 4667

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Article last updated on 07 February 2013 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "CARNA: Goddess from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 07 Feb. 2013. Web. 31 July 2014.

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