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"In ancient Roman religion, Providentia is a divine personification of the ability to foresee and make provision. She was among the embodiments of virtues that were part of the Imperial cult of ancient Rome. Providentia thus figures in art, cult, and literature, but has little or no mythology as such.

Providentia was an important moral and philosophical abstraction in Roman discourse. Cicero says it is one of the three main components of prudentia, "the knowledge of things that are good or bad or neither," along with memoria, "memory," and intellegentia, "understanding." The Latin word is the origin of the Christian concept of divine providence." - ( 30.01.2020)

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Was depicted (Actor) Providentia
Was depicted (Actor) Septimius Severus (146-211)
Was depicted (Actor) Gordian I (159-238)

[Relation to person or institution] Providentia
Was depicted (Actor) Faustina the Elder (105-141)

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