As a well-known god of the ocean he is as familiar to us all as fish and chips — or seafood pasta if you are Roman.
He is usually seen striking a Poseidon pose as the Romans basically borrowed him straight from the Greeks. It is possible that he started out as a rather mundane Roman deity of water or freshwater rivers before being upgraded to the Latin version of fearsome sea god Poseidon.
Neptune Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Neptunus
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: the Ocean
Area of expertise: Sea, Seas, Ocean, Oceans
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1128
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Article last revised on September 09, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders
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