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
Parents Perses an Asteria
Offspring Circe, Scylla, Aietes, Pasiphae, Empusa; Pan (in some accoonts)
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