- the chief god of the Etruscans, with powers similar to those of Zeus.
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Examples from the Web for tinia
Authors are of opinion that the ancients possessed some secret for preserving garments from the Moth, Tinia tapetzella.
The spider divided the world into three parts: Ha-arts, the earth; Tinia, the middle plain; and Hu-wa-ka, the upper plain.
Then the spider gave to these People of the Clouds and to the rainbow, Tinia, the middle plain.
But all the people of Tinia, the middle world, did not leave the lower world.
They rise from the springs and pass through the trunk of the tree to its top, which reaches Tinia.