Diana also has the name Omnivaga ("wandering everywhere"), not because of her hunting but because she is numbered as one of the seven planets; her name Diana derives from the fact that she turns darkness into daylight (dies).
She is invoked at childbirth because children are born occasionally after seven, or usually after nine, lunar revolutions ...
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Diana was known as the virgin goddess of childbirth and women.
She was one of the three maiden goddesses, along with Minerva and Vesta, who swore never to marry. Diana was born with her twin brother, Apollo, on the island of Delos, daughter of Jupiter and Latona.
Modern scholars mostly accept the identification.... people regard Diana and the moon as one and the same. the moon (luna) is so called from the verb to shine (lucere).