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Definition of the noun Veleda
What does Veleda mean as a name of something?
Veleda is a genus of Mollusca, described by Conrad in 1870.
Veleda is a genus of Arachnida, described by Blackwall in 1859.
Veleda is a genus of Reduviidae, described by Stål in 1865.
- synonym: genus Veleda
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Hemiptera
- family: Reduviidae
- genus: Veledella
Who is Veleda?
Veleda was a priestess and prophet of the Germanic tribe of the Bructeri who achieved some prominence during the Batavian rebellion of AD 69–70, headed by the Romanized Batavian chieftain Gaius Julius Civilis, when she correctly predicted the initial successes of the rebels against Roman legions.
Phrases with Veleda
- Eprius Veleda Palta
- Ciala Veleda
- Genus Veleda
- Eprius Veleda
- Mesene Veleda
- Anachis veleda
- Mesosemia Veleda
- Columbella Veleda
- Lepidostoma veleda
- Eprius Veleda Veleda
- Species Ciala Veleda
- Species Eprius Veleda
- Species Mesene Veleda
- species Anachis veleda
- Species Mesosemia Veleda
- Species Columbella Veleda
- species Lepidostoma veleda
- Subspecies Eprius Veleda Veleda
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Know Your Enemy. Learn His Strategies. Defeat Him! by Kimberly Daniels
Veleda Mentioned by the Roman historian Tacitus, Veleda is a priestessdiviner of ancient Gaul and Germany. Vercan A powerful demon that is called upon in conjurations. Verdelet A demon who was responsible for transporting witches to the Sabbat vervain Also known as verbena, this plant is used in witches' ointment . It was believed to make them invisible. viedma In Russia, this is the word for witch. von Nettesheim, Henrich Cornelius Agrippa (1486-1535) Henrich Cornelius ...
by Andrew Zissos
Like Josephus, Veleda is a foreign leader who is first at war ...
by Patricia Monaghan
See Fylgja Veleda Germanic; prophetess. Verdandi. See Norns Ver∂andi. See Norns Volla. See Fulla Voluspa Volva. See Voluspa Vo ̈r Scandinavian; wisdom. Waldmichen. See Freyja Wave Maidens. See Ran Weisse Frauen Germanic; forest. Werre Germanic; spinning. Wilden Wip. See Buschfrauen Wisen Wif. See Nixies Witte Juffern. See Buschfrauen Scandinavia | 477.
The Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)
The prophetess Veleda marched singing before the ranks of the Batavi, when they, after long following the Roman banners, ...
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Scrabble value of V4E1L1E1D2A1
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Anagrams of VELEDA
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