Proto-Indo-European, V names, Virtues/Attributes

Vesta

Vesta is the name of the Roman goddess of the hearth in Roman mythology, the Roman counterpart to the Greek goddess Hestia. The name seems to be a cognate of Hestia meaning "hearth, home; fireplace, altar" derived from PIE root word *h₂wes- (to dwell, live, reside). Origin: Proto-Indo-European  

Female, Greek mythology, H names, Mythology, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes

Hestia

Hestia is the name of the Greek goddess of the hearth, home, family and domestic life, and the Greek counterpart to the Roman goddess Vesta. The name comes from Ancient Greek hestia meaning "hearth, home; fireplace, altar" derived from PIE root word *h₂wes- (to dwell, live, reside). Origin: Proto-Indo-European