Matralia



[muh-trey-lee-uh, -treyl-yuh] /məˈtreɪ li ə, -ˈtreɪl yə/

noun, plural Matralia, Matralias. (sometimes used with a plural verb)
1.
an annual festival of ancient Rome celebrated by women in honor of the goddess Matuta.

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