Mellonia – Mellona – Roman Goddess of Bees and honey – Roman Mythology

 


Mellonia also known as Mellona was the ancient Roman goddess of bees and honey.

She was in charge of the money supply and was the patroness of bees. The ancient bee goddess in Roman Mythology.

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Source:

Jordan, Michael, Encyclopedia of Gods, New York, Facts On File, Inc. 1993, p. 162