Magna   - in ancient sources @

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  Magna   (Magna Mater) - the Great Mother-Goddess, Cybele
Wikipedia entry
  + Great , Mother , Mountain-Mother
205/21 talus in an attempt to obtain the sacred stone of the Idaean Mother.
204/3 The image of the Magna Mater arrives at Rome; P.Scipio Nasica and Cla
192/23 The dedication of the temple of Magna Mater.
111/16 Rome is destroyed by fire, including the temple of Magna Mater.
109/5 Metellus restores the temple of Magna Mater.
102/10 The visit of Battaces, priest of the Magna Mater.
58/67 pass a law appointing Brogitarus priest of Magna Mater at Pessinus.
    Within translations:
AnthPal_6.234 frenzy, to the solemn Mother who dwells by the banks
Athen_14.626 of the mighty Mountain Mother; & But others, striking
CIL_add.7 (early 1st cent.)   iness. To the Mighty Idaean Mother of the Gods.
CIL_add.8 (1st cent. A.D.)   games of the Great Idaean Mother of the Gods.
Diod_34.33 reat mother of the gods {Magna Mater}, and should bring
DioscEpigr_6.220 and he cried out, "Great Mother, by the banks of the Sanga
LeonTar_6.281 & { G-P 44 } & Great Mother, who watches over Dindyma
Plinius:Ep_10.49 ancient shrine of the Great Mother, & which should eit
Sall:Hist_2.69 mountain of the Great Mother, from where missiles could
Timoth:Pers_86 lower-robed knees of the Mountain-Mother and clasp the fin

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