List of Roman Gods

Roman Gods

List of Roman Gods

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List of Roman Gods


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The content of this article provides interesting mythology, facts and information via a List of Roman Gods. The Greek and Roman Gods had similar roles and duties. However, their names were different. For a list and table of  the equivalent Greek and Roman gods and goddesses please click the following link: 

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List of Roman Gods (Major)
Twelve Gods called Dii Consentes were especially honored. The gods and goddesses of the Dii Consentes were Jupiter, Juno, Minerva, Vesta, Ceres, Diana, Venus, Mars, Mercurius, Neptunus, Volcanus, and Apollo. The following table contains a list of names of the above major Roman Gods and Goddesses of the Di Consentes and some other important gods:
 

List of Roman Gods & Goddesses (Major)
Table of Names

Names of Roman Gods

Description of what the
Roman Gods presided over
ApolloApollo was the God of the Sun, poetry, music and oracles
BacchusBacchus was the God of Wine
CeresCeres was the Goddess of Agriculture
CupidCupid was the God of Love
DianaDiana was the Goddess of Hunting
FaunaGoddess of Animals
FloraFlora was the Goddess of Flowers and Spring
FortunaFortuna was the Goddess of Fortune
JanusJanus was the God of Doors and beginnings and endings
JunoJuno was the Goddess of Marriage
Jupiter aka JoveJupiter was the King of the Gods and the God of the sky and rain (aka Jove)
MarsMars was the God of War
MercuryMercury was the Messenger of the Gods and of Commerce and Finance
MinervaMinerva was the Goddess of Wisdom, the City, Education, Science and War
NeptuneNeptune was the God of the Sea
PlutoPluto was the God of the Underworld
SaturnSaturn was the God of Harvest and Agriculture
VenusVenus was the Goddess of Love and Beauty
VestaVesta was the Goddess of the Hearth and the Roman state
VulcanVulcan was the God of Fire, the Forge and Blacksmiths
Names of Roman GodsDescription of what the
Roman Gods presided over

List of Roman Gods & Goddesses (Major)
Table of Names

List of Names Roman Gods (Minor)
The following table contains a list of Roman Gods and Goddesses (minor):
 

List of Roman Gods & Goddesses (Minor)
Table of Names

Names of Roman Gods

Description of what the
Roman Gods presided over
AbundantiaAbundantia was the Goddess of Abundance and Prosperity
aesculapiusaesculapius was the God of Health and Medicine
AuroraAurora was the Goddess of the dawn
BubonaBubona was the Goddess of cattle
CandeliferaCandelifera was the Goddess of childbirth
CarmentaCarmenta was the Goddess of Childbirth and Prophecy
ClementiaClementia was the Goddess of forgiveness and mercy
CloacinaCloacina was the Goddess who presided over the sewers in Rome
ConcordiaConcordia: Goddess of agreement
CybeleCybele was the Earth Mother
DeverraDeverra was the Goddess of midwives and women in labor
DiscordiaDiscordia was the Goddess of Discord
EdesiaEdesia was the Goddess of food who presided over banquets
EponaEpona was the God of horses
FabulinusFabulinus was the God of children
FamaFama was the Goddess of fame and rumor
FelicitasFelicitas was the Goddess of good luck and success
FidesFides was the Goddess of loyalty
HerculesHercules was the God of strength
HesperaHespera was the Goddess of dusk
HipponaHippona was the Goddess of horses
HonosHonos was the God of military honours and chivalry
InvidiaInvidia was the Goddess of envy or jealousy
IrisIris was the Goddess of the rainbow
JustitiaJustitia was the Goddess of justice
JuventasJuventas was the Goddess of youth
LibertasLibertas was the Goddess of freedom
LibitinaLibitina was the Goddess of death, corpses and funerals
LunaLuna was the Goddess of the moon
MithrasMithras was the God worshipped by Roman soldiers
MutaMuta was the Goddess of silence
NecessitasNecessitas was the Goddess of destiny
NemesisNemesis was the Goddess of revenge
OpisOpis was the Goddess of Fertility
PaxPax was the Goddess of peace
PietasPietas was the Goddess of duty
PomonaPomona was the Goddess of fruit trees
PortunesPortunes was the God of Keys
ProserpinaProserpina was the Goddess of Grain and Queen of the Dead
SancusSancus was the God of loyalty, honesty, and oaths
Sol InvictusSol Invictus was the sun God
SomnusSomnus was the God of sleep
SorsSors was the God of luck
SpesSpes was the Goddess of hope
TempestesTempestes was the Goddess of storms
TranquillitasTranquillitas was the Goddess of peace and tranquillity
TriviaTrivia was the Goddess of magic
VeritasVeritas was the Goddess of virtue and truth
VictoriaVictoria was the Goddess of victory
VoluptasVoluptas was the Goddess of pleasure
VolturnusVolturnus was the God of Water
Names of Roman GodsDescription of what the
Roman Gods presided over

List of Roman Gods & Goddesses (Minor)
Table of Names

List of Roman Gods
The names of the above List of Roman Gods echo down the ages and are similar to the Latin words that have been assimilated into the English language.  

List of Roman Gods
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List of Roman Gods

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  • Table and List of Roman Names
  • Description of what the Roman Gods presided over
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