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that is, Fear or Terror, was, together with Pallor or Paleness, a companion of Mars among the Romans. Their worship was believed to have been instituted by Tullus Hostilius during a plague, or at a critical moment in a battle. Their worship was attended to by Salii, called Pallorii and Pavorii. (Liv. 1.27; Aug. De Civ. Dei, 4.15, 23; Stat. Theb. 3.425; V. Fl. 3.89 ; Claudian. in Rufin. 1.344.)


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    • Livy, The History of Rome, Book 1, 27
    • C. Valerius Flaccus, Argonautica, 3.89
    • Statius, Thebias, 3
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