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List of Gods   : "Ascaenus"

NameOriginDescription
God name "Men Ascaenus" Antioch / Asia Minor A local tutelary god
God name "Men Ascaenus" Antioch - near - Pisidia Local tutelary god. Possibly originating as a Persian moon god and known chiefly from a description by Strabo. He enjoyed a substantial cult including a temple some 1,200 meters above sea level. His symbol is the head of a bull above a crescent moon and wreath; it appears on local coinage circa AD 200. The popularity of the cult earned antagonism from the Roman occupation.See also MEN....
God name "Men Ascaenus Antioch" Asia Minor Local tutelary god Asia Minor