TINIA
   The supreme celestial divinity, husband of Uni, often linked to the Greek Zeus and the Roman Jupiter, and one of the principal triad with Uni and Menrva. His supreme power earned him a dominant presence and range of attributes on the model liver of Piacenza. He was also connected to the afterlife. He is usually, but not exclusively, depicted bearded, and often linked to the thunderbolt, often

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  • Tinia — Tinia, Tin oder Tins ist der Name des Hauptgottes der Etrusker. Allerdings konkurriert er in dieser Position mit dem alten etruskischen Gott Voltumna (römisch Vertumnus zu lat. vertere = drehen, wenden). Beide scheinen aber identisch oder… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tinia — (écrit souvent Tins, qui veut dire « à Tinia », dédié à...) est le nom étrusque du dieu équivalent au Zeus grec (ou Jupiter en latin). Les Étrusques le nommaient ainsi car Tinia vient de tin et signifie « le jour ». Sommaire 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • TINIA — Plin. Teneas Strab. Umbriae fluv. ex Apennino monte apud Nuceriam manans, moeniaque Fulgini alluens, ac infra Mevaniam acceptô Asiô, in Tiberim fluens. Topine Leandro. Sil. l. 8. v. 453. In Tiberim properans, Tiniaeque inglorius humor. Vide Plin …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Tinia — The Etruscan bright sky god Tinia (also Tin, Tins or Tina ) was the highest god in Etruscan mythology, the Etruscan equivalent of the Roman Jupiter and the Greek Zeus. [de Grummond, Etruscan Myth, Sacred History and Legend , page 53] He was the… …   Wikipedia

  • Tinia — En la mitología etrusca, Tinia o Tin era el más alto dios de los cielos, marido de Thalna o Uni. Era parte de un poderoso triunvirato de dioses, incluyendo a Menrva y a Uni. Se le asociaba con los rayos, las lanzas y los cetros. En lenguaje… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Tinia — /tin ee euh/, n. the chief god of the Etruscans, with powers similar to those of Zeus. * * * ▪ Etruscan deity also called  Tin, or Tina,         principal Etruscan deity, god of the thunderbolt, sky, and storm. He was identified with the Greek… …   Universalium

  • Tinia — Tina, Tine, Tini, Tinia Kurzform von Namen mit der Endung »tina« oder »tine«. In Deutschland seit Ende des 20. Jahrhunderts sehr populär. Namensträgerin: Tina Turner, US amerikanische Sängerin …   Deutsch namen

  • Tinia — Sp Tinià Ap Tinja L u. Bosnijoje ir Hercegovinoje …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Tinia —    See Tin …   Who’s Who in non-classical mythology

  • Tinia — /tin ee euh/, n. the chief god of the Etruscans, with powers similar to those of Zeus …   Useful english dictionary

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