Vulcan (meethologie)

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Vulcan
God o fire, metalwirkin, an the forge
Statuette Vulcanus MBA Lyon A1981.jpg
Vulcan, wearin an exomis (tunic) an pilos (conical hat), c. 1st century AD.
Symbol Blacksmith's haimer
Parents Jupiter an Juno
Greek equivalent Hephaestus
Etruscan equivalent Sethlans
Festivals the Vulcanalia

Vulcan (Laitin: Volcānus or Vulcānus; pronoonced [wɔlˈkaːnʊs], [wʊlˈkaːnʊs]) is the god o fire[1] includin the fire o volcanoes, metalwirkin, an the forge in auncient Roman releegion an meeth.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Georges Dumézil (1996) [1966]. Archaic Roman Religion: Volume One. trans. Philip Krapp. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 320–321. ISBN 0-8018-5482-2.