Or Mellonia, a Roman divinity, who was believed to protect the honey, but is otherwise unknown.
From Latin mel, "honey."
- Arnobius. Adversus Nationes iv, 7, 8, 1.
- Augustine. City of God iv, 34.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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