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SILVANUS

Picture of SILVANUS from our Roman mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders. Read the full story here.

Roman Nature God

Also known as SYLVANUS

The Protector of Boundaries and Wild Fields

A very environmentally-friendly deity, he specializes in pastoral protection. Previously known as the Etruscan SELVANS, he’s best mates with frolicking FAUNUS and is now a bit goaty.

To be honest, lately he seems to have left those boring old pastures to fend for themselves. That could explain why the fields and farms aren’t quite as lush as they used to be. If you see him, give him a nudge.

SILVANUS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : SILVANUS
Location : Italy and Western Europe
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Nature
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : SYLVANUS
Popularity index : 3335
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Article last updated on 05 July 2014 by Peter J Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "SILVANUS: God of Nature from Roman mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 05 Jul. 2014. Web. 20 August 2014.

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