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In Roman mythology, Pax (Latin for peace) (she had the greek equivalent Eirine) was recognized as a goddess during the rule of Augustus. On the Campus Martius, she had a temple called the Ara Pacis, and another temple on the Forum Pacis . She was depicted in art with olive branches, a cornucopia and a scepter. There was a festival in her honor on January 3.
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