- the ancient Roman goddess of discord, identified with the Greek goddess Eris.
Origin of Discordia
< Latin: discord
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Examples from the Web for discordia
She left him three daughters, whose names were Polemia, Discordia, and Usuria.The History of John Bull
This seems speedily to have become obsolete, but the rule as to discordia was permanent.
There is also, in Italy, a plant known as Discordia, likewise employed for love divinations.Plant Lore, Legends, and Lyrics
E´ris.Same as Discordia, goddess of discord and strife, 138;apple cast by, 306.Myths of Greece and Rome
H. A. Guerber
It was not only when there was discordia or sentences of relaxation that confirmation was required.