Mercury (meethology)

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Mercury
God o financial gain, commerce, messages/communication, travelers, boondaries, luck, trickery an thieves
Consort Larunda
Parents Maia an Jupiter
Childer Lares
Greek equivalent Hermes

Mercury (Laitin: Mercurius [mɛrˈkʊr.jʊs] Aboot this soond listen ) is a major Roman god, bein ane o the Dii Consentes within the auncient Roman pantheon. He is the patron god o financial gain, commerce, eloquence (an thus poetry), messages/communication (includin divination), travelers, boindaries, luck, trickery an thieves; he is an aa the guide o souls tae the unnerwarld.[1][2]

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  1. Glossary to Ovid's Fasti, Penguin edition, by Boyle and Woodard at 343
  2. Rupke, The Religion of the Romans, at 4