noun Ro·bi·ga·lia \ˌrōbəˈgālēə\

Definition of Robigalia



  1. :  an ancient Roman festival celebrated April 25 including a procession and the sacrifice of a dog to the god Robigus to avert blight from the fields

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Origin and Etymology of robigalia

Latin, from Robigus, Roman god associated with wheat blight

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to criticize severely

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