Bacchus: Bacchus is the god of Vine and Wine, in Roman mythology, corresponding to the Greek deity Dionysus.
The Romans assimilated him to Liber. He presides over Vegetation (symbolized by his wand ending in a pine cone and surrounded by ivy and vine leaves). He is also the "father" of viticulture, because he taught men to cultivate vines and make wine; the embodiment of fertility, he has become the god of Generation, often a symbol of ...
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