← ManiaYou do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: The action you have requested is limited to users in the group: Users. You can view and copy the source of this page. In Roman and Etruscan mythology, '''Mania''' (or '''Manea''') was the goddess of the dead. ==Etymology== Both the Greek and Latin Mania derive from PIE *men-, "to think". Cognates include Ancient Greek menos ("life, vigor") and Avestan mainyu, "spirit". ==Rank== Mania, along with [[Mantus]], ruled the underworld. She was said to be the mother of ghosts, the undead, and other spirits of the night, as well as the [[Lares]] and the [[Manes]]. [[Category:Roman mythology]] [[Category:Etruscan mythology]] [[Category:Death deities]] Return to Mania. Retrieved from "https://www.monstropedia.org/index.php?title=Mania"