Etruscan Mythology

The mysterious pre-Roman Gods of the Etruscans...

CATHA

Etruscan Sun Goddess

Also known as Kavtha, Cautha, Cath, Cetha

Sun Goddess of the Dawn

The ‘daughter of the sun’, she symbolizes new beginnings. (Ed: is there any other sort?)

Identified with Sol, Catha rises from the ocean every morning holding aloft a blazing flame.

We did hear a faint whisper that Catha may actually be male. Rising from the sea holding a fistful of fire does admittedly sound like the kind of thing a male God would do.

Catha Facts and Figures

Name: Catha
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Kavtha, Cautha, Cath, Cetha

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Sun
Area of expertise: Sun

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Article last revised on September 10, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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