"Persuasion." The Roman personification of persuasion, the Greek Peitho. She is also called by the diminutive Suadela.
- Cicero. Letters to Brutus 15; Cato Maior de Senectute, 11.
- Horace. Epistles, i, 6.38.
- Smith, William. (1870). Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology. London: Taylor, Walton, and Maberly.
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