Hecate

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Hecate
Goddess o magic, crossroads, ghosts, an necromancy
Hecate Chiaramonti Inv1922.jpg
The Hecate Chiaramonti, a Roman sculptur o triple Hecate, efter a Hellenistic oreeginal (Museo Chiaramonti, Vatican Museums)
Abode Unnerwarld
Symbol Paired torches, dugs, serpents, keys, polecat, an daggers
Consort Hermes, Helius, Mormo
Affspring Circe, Scylla, Aietes, Pasiphae, Empusa; Pan (in some accoonts)
Parents Perses an Asteria
Roman equivalent Trivia

Hecate or Hekate (/ˈhɛkət/; Greek Ἑκάτη Hekátē) is a goddess in Auncient Greek releegion an meethologie, maist eften shawn hauldin twa torches or a key[1] an in later periods depictit in triple form.

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  1. The Running Maiden from Eleusis and the Early Classical Image of Hekate by Charles M. Edwards in the American Journal of Archaeology, Vol. 90, No. 3 (Jul., 1986), pp. 307–318