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TELL TELLERIUM TELLUS
~ TELL    ACCOUNT  ENUMERATE      see> COUNT
          EVIDENCE  RELATE  NARRATE  EXPRESS
          myth> perhaps from THE GODDESS TELLUS AND
                AN ACCOUNT OF HER EFFECTS
~ TELLERIUM     sc> MINERAL NAMED AFTER TELLUS
                    note SELENIUM named
          after her twin SELENE
~ TELLUS  also TERRA
          myth> GODDESS EARTH and in Rome of FERTILITY
                TWIN OF see> SELENE      see> SELENIUM
  PROBABLY SAME AS see> TERRA GAEA or EARTH
  POPULAR FERTILITY DEITY
  HER FESTIVAL WAS CALLED FORDICIDIA AND
  WAS CELEBRATED DURING APRIL 15TH          see> APRIL
  A PREGNANT COW WAS SACRIFICED TO HER
  UNBORN CALVES WERE BURNT AND
  THEIR ASHES WERE USED DURING
  THE PARILIA FESTIVAL DEDICATED TO THE
  PURIFICATION OF SHEPHERDS AND FLOCKS
  PARILIA WAS CELEBRATED SIX DAYS LATER or
  DURING APRIL 21ST
  ak sp PARILLA = BARBECUE or GRILL
  art> SHOWN AS NURSING MOTHER OF SEVERAL INFANTS AND
       WITH DOMESTIC ANIMALS often A COW and
  with CEREAL or GODDESS CERES and
  FLOWERS or GODDESS FLORA
  see her depiction in a RELIEF
  on the ARA PACIS in Rome
  a funerary munument or
  MAUSOELUEM for AUGUSTUS
  sug> TELL        

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