sterculius

A God who rules over feces and dung

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Sterculĭus — (Stercutius, Sterquilīnus), Sohn des Faunus, n. And. nur Beiname Saturns od. des Picumnus, bei den Römern Gott des Ackerdüngens …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sterculius — Picummus Selon la mythologie romaine, Picummus ou Picumnus était le dieu de la croissance. Entre autres choses, les romains lui attribuaient : les propriétés fertilisantes des engrais ; la protection des nouveau nés, avec son frère… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sterculius — noun The god of manure or fertilizer …   Wiktionary

  • СТЕРКУЛИЙ —    • Sterculĭus, также Sterculus, Sterculinius. Stercutius,          бог удобрения у римлян. Первоначально прозвище Сатурна; впоследствии имя особого божества, сына Фавна или сына Пика, Пикумна или Пилумна (см. Pilumnus, Пилумн). Научился он… …   Реальный словарь классических древностей

  • Sterquilinus — In Roman mythology, Sterquilinus ( manure ; also Stercutus or Sterculius) was a god of fertilization. He may have been equivalent to Picumnus. The Larousse Encyclopaedia of Mythology gives the name as Stercutius, a pseudonym of Saturn, under… …   Wikipedia

  • Indigitamenta — Les indigitations[1], plus connues sous leur nom latin d’indigitamenta sont, au sens propre du mot des invocations ou des incantations[2],[3]. C est le titre donné à un recueil de prières, un rituel pontifical où figuraient les invocations… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sterculiaceous — Ster*cu li*a ceous, a. [NL. Sterculia, the typical genus, fr. L. Sterculius the deity that presided over manuring, from stercus dung. So called because one of the original species is fetid.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a natural order… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Theobroma Cacao — Sterculiaceous Ster*cu li*a ceous, a. [NL. Sterculia, the typical genus, fr. L. Sterculius the deity that presided over manuring, from stercus dung. So called because one of the original species is fetid.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a natural… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • List of Roman deities — Ancient Roman religion Marcus Aurelius (head covered) sacrificing at the Temple of Jupiter …   Wikipedia

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