The word means “truth”. It was personified by the ancients as a deity and called the daughter of Cronos and the mother of Virtue. Democritus used to say that Veritas hides herself at the bottom of a well, she is so difficult to find. (H 53; Z 286)
Avastatud: 3-9-1902 Avastamiskoht: Heidelberg Avastajad: Wolf, M. F.