2nd - 3rd century AD. As sister and wife of Zeus, Hera (Latin: Juno) was foremost of the female divinities in the Greek Pantheon. Countless shrines and temples were devoted to her cult, but her primary centers of worship were the Heraion in Argos, Olympia where athletic competitions for women were conducted in her honor, and the island of Samos - her reputed birthplace. Published: "Zeitschrift für Papyrologie und Epigraphik, # 168, " (2009), p.
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