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.
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.