Ceres   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Ceres   - the Roman goddess of agriculture; the equivalent of the Greek goddess Demeter
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312/11 ates a triumph over the Samnites, and dedicates the spoils to Ceres.
106/17 the dedication of walls at Capua, to Ceres and to Castor and Pollux.
    Within translations:
[Tib]:PanMes_147   elds, whether Bacchus or Ceres, nor do any animals live
Cic:DeOr_3.167   is common; and to say Ceres, for corn; Bacchus, for wine;
CIL_add.7   (early 1st cent.)   Business. C Festival: of Ceres. No Business; Pu
CIL_add.8   (1st cent. A.D.)   . F [No Business. Games for Ceres.] G Ides. [No Bus
Ennius:Ann_60   ius - Juno Vesta Minerva Ceres Diana Venus Mars Mercurius
Just_2.6   fit the nocturnal mysteries of Ceres were instituted. 14
Just_5.1   ivulged the mysteries of Ceres, which were rendered sacred
Naev:Pun_24   Proserpina, a child of Ceres, [25-6] MACROBIUS, quoting
Obseq_43   bore a contribution to Ceres and Proserpina. Twenty seven
Obseq_46   the unmarried women gifts to Ceres and Proserpina. There was singing
Obseq_53   people bore contributions to Ceres and Proserpina. Twenty seven
Plinius:Ep_9.39   enlarge the temple of Ceres, which stands on my estate,
ValMax_1.1.1   they had resolved to worship Ceres after the Greek manner, they
ValMax_1.1.15   end that the rites of Ceres might be by them performed.
ValMax_1.1e.5   [1e.5]   Milesian Ceres, when Miletus was taken by
ValMax_5.8.2   and consecrated his property to Ceres.
ValMax_8.15e.1   house into a shrine of Ceres. And while that city flourished,


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