Mercury

Mercury commonly refers to:

  • Mercury (mythology), a major Roman god, being one of the Dii Consentes within the ancient Roman pantheon. He was considered the son of Maia and Jupiter in Roman mythology. He is the patron god of financial gain, commerce, eloquence (and thus poetry), messages/communication (including divination), travelers, boundaries, luck, trickery, and thieves; he is also the guide of souls to the underworld.



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