How many Roman gods and goddesses were there?


How many Roman gods and goddesses were there?

Religion in Ancient Rome:

The ancient Romans practiced a polytheistic religion, meaning they had more than one deity. This religion was a blend of native Latin and Etruscan traditions, influenced also by the mythologies of the Greeks.

Answer and Explanation:

The ancient Romans recognized a great number of deities, realistically too many to bother counting. Not all held the same level of significance,...

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Gods of the Home: Primal Roman Religious Practices

from Religion 101: Intro to World Religions

Chapter 1 / Lesson 11

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