In Roman mythology, Dea Tacita ("the Silent (or Mute) Goddess") was a Goddess of the Dead. In later times, She was equated with the Naiad Larunda. In this guise, Dea Tacita was worshipped at a festival called Larentalia on December 23. Goddesses Mutae Tacitae (Mute Goddesses) were invoked to destroy a hated person. These silent Goddesses are the personification of the terror of obscurity.
In Celtic mythology, Dea Matrona ("divine mother goddess") was the goddess of the river Marne in Gaul. In many areas she was worshipped as a triple goddess with a wider sphere of influence. This triadic deity is well attested throughout northern Europe not just in Celtic areas, and was similar to the Fates, Furies, Norns, and other such figures.
The Bona Dea is a very ancient and holy Roman Goddess of Women and Healing, who was worshipped exclusively by women. Her true name is sometimes said to be Fauna, which means “She Who Wishes Well.” Fauna was considered Her secret name, not to be spoken–especially by men–so She is usually referred to by the name the women called Her: Bona Dea, or the “Good Goddess”.
Al-Uzza (“The Most Mighty”) is a pre-Islamic Arabian goddess, the virgin warrior and youngest in the triad of goddesses with Menat (“Time”, the Death or Fate goddess, sometimes—I think erroneously—called the Goddess of the Full Moon, since the Moon in Arabia was masculine) and Al Lat (whose name means “The Goddess”, as Al Lah means “The God”).
Hathor is one of the most beloved of Egypt’s goddesses, a benevolent, understanding and stunningly beautiful figure responsible for all artistic endeavor and happiness in the world. The goddess of joy, celebration, music and art, she presides over festivals whose sole purpose is to bring joy to the participants; she is also a goddess of the family, and is known to protect children, provide their mothers with new siblings and to heal their small ills with infinite care.
✯ Gallic Goddess of moon, woods and hunting in the Ardennes. “Lady of the Forests”: The Celts of Gaul (France) honored Her as Goddess of Justice and Childbirth. The Ardennes Forest, named after Her, were Her special domain. She is accompanied by a boar, her sacred animal. The Romans equated her with their Diana.✯