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Faunus

Syllabification: Fau·nus
Pronunciation: /ˈfônəs, ˈfänəs
 
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Roman Mythology

Definition of Faunus in English:

An ancient Italian pastoral god, grandson of Saturn, associated with wooded places.

Words that rhyme with Faunus

rawness

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