Roman Mythology Submitted Place Names

These names occur in the mythologies and legends of the Romans.
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Elysium (Other) Roman Mythology, Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latin form of Greek Ἠλύσιον (πεδίον) (Elysion (pedion)) "the Elysian fields", which is of unknown origin, perhaps from pre-Greek. According to Greek - and later Roman - mythology, Elysium was a blessed and happy Afterlife where only the souls of mortals related to the gods and other heroes could be admitted... [more]