What Did the Romans Used to Call Halloween?


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Halloween may have its origins in the ancient Roman feast of Pomona, or the festival of the dead known as Parentalia or Feralia.
The Celtic festival of Samhain is more strongly associated with the traditions of Halloween than the more ancient Roman festivals.
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It should go without stating that the basic concept of seperating religion and state in the Greek and Roman worlds was complely foreign. The state and it's representitives was viewed
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Halloween was called Allhallowe'en, short for 'evening before All Hallows' Day.'
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