Hygiea

[hī-jēə]
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Historical Examples of hygiea

  • Hygiea, the goddess of health, is represented in works of art as a virgin dressed in a long robe and feeding a serpent from a cup.

    Voltaire's Romances

    Franois-Marie Arouet