Given Name ILITHYIA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Ειλειθυια (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

From the Greek Ειλειθυια (Eileithyia), which was derived from ειληλυθυια (eilelythyia) "the readycomer". This was the name of the Greek goddess of childbirth and midwifery.

Categories

mother goddesses
VARIANT: Eileithyia