Given Name GAIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Γαια (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: GIE-A (Classical Greek), GIE-ə (English), GAY-ə (English), GA-ya (Italian)  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Greek word γαια (gaia), a parallel form of γη (ge) meaning "earth". In Greek mythology Gaia was the mother goddess who presided over the earth. She was the mate of Uranus and the mother of the Titans and the Cyclopes.
VARIANT: Gaea (Greek Mythology)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Gaja, Kaja (Polish), Gaja, Kaja (Slovene)
USER SUBMISSION: Gaïa

Categories

celebrity babies, earth, goddesses, Gundam characters, mother goddesses, mothers, mythology
Entry updated December 8, 2017