or LUBENTIA, a surname of Venus among the Romans, by which she is described as the goddess of sexual pleasure (dea libidinis,
Varr. de Ling. Lat.
5.6; Cic. de Nat. Deor.
2.23; August. de Civ. Dei,
4.8; Nonius, 1.324; Plaut. Asin.
2.2. 2; Arnob. ad v. Gent.
i. p. 15, who however speaks of Libentini dii.