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HERSILIA

Roman Courage Goddess

Goddess of Courage

Mediator in the Sabine v. Roman war.

Formerly the spouse of ROMULUS, she was fire-bolted by JUPITER in one of his tetchy moments.

However this earned her a place in Heaven as Hora Quinini and she was looked up to by young Romans as a promoter of courage.

She is also associated with Halley’s Comet. But unfortunately we didn’t get the chance to interview her the last time she passed.

HERSILIA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : HERSILIA
Location : Italy and Roman Europe
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Courage
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 4034

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Article last updated on 31 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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