or Re·a Sil·via
[ ree-uh -sil-vee-uh ]
/ ˈri ə ˈsɪl vi ə /
noun Roman Legend.
a vestal virgin who became the mother, by Mars, of Romulus and Remus.
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British Dictionary definitions for Rhea Silvia
/ (ˈsɪlvɪə) /
Roman myth the mother of Romulus and Remus by MarsSee also Ilia
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