Africána

AFRICÁNA, æ, ein Beynamen der Ceres, welche insonderheit in Africa von den Weibern, die sich zu einem steten Witwenstande verlobet hatten, heilig verehret wurde. Tertull. ap Gyrald. Synt. XV. p. 427.


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