ROMAN MYTHOLOGY

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MORTA

Roman Death Goddess

Goddess of Death

One of the PARCAE spinners of Fate.

Like her Greek counterpart ATROPOS, she cuts the thread of your life with her Scissors of Doom.

Her name means ‘Death’ — and we’re not just speaking figuratively.

MORTA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MORTA
Location : Italy and Western Europe
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Death
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 4962

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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MORTA: Goddess of Death from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 29 July 2014.

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