EDULICA

Or Edusa, a Roman divinity, who was worshipped as the protectress of children, and was believed to bless their food, just as Potina and Cuba blessed their drinking and their sleep. (Augustin, de Civ. Dei, iv. 11; Varro, ap. Non. p. 108; Arnob. iii. 25; Donat. ad Terent. Phorm. i. 1, 11.)