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Unformatted text preview: Castor/Pollux: twin Gods o Not sure why they are used as swear words, but the heavenly twins are the favorite for oaths Laverna: Goddess of thieves o Probably had something in between a shrine and a temple to her 1. Postumus/a: a. a name often given to people born after their fathers death 2. sumptuary: consumption laws (rich have a limit on how much they can spend on say earrings) 3. sinister: left hand a. left = bad GRR 4. Anthrax: Live coal 5. aula/olla: aula = pot olla = pot in Spanish a....
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- Spring '08