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Roman private ritual on 9, 11, and 13 May to propitiate apparently anonymous, dangerous, and hungry ghosts (lemures), then prowling about houses: Ovid Fasti 5. 419ff. The ritual's midnight time ...

Subjects: Classical Studies.


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