Roman Mythology

The Classical Gods of the Roman Empire...

FIDES

Roman Good Faith Goddess

Bona fide Goddess of Faith and Loyalty

She was always in demand in the Roman Senate, where loyalty to the state — if not the Emperor — was of prime importance.

Her name is now a byword for loyalty — particularly to dog owners who name their pooch Fido.

Fides Facts and Figures

Name: Fides
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Honesty and Good Faith
Area of expertise: Honesty

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 709

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Article last revised on September 09, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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