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Subject: Re: pronunciation of Hecate
Author: Lillian   (Authenticated as LillianAMS)
Date: February 9, 2009 at 12:37:29 AM
Reply to: pronounciation on Hecate by Dracotorix
According to Pavlos, our resident Master of All Things Greek:

http://www.behindthename.com/bb/arcview.php?id=169799&board=gen

Also, according to Wikipedia (take with a grain of salt!), Hecate "was originally a goddess of the wilderness and childbirth" before later acquiring a much darker aspect. I love the name and therefore prefer to focus on this earlier, more positive incarnation.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hecate



~Lillian~
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