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GenderFeminine
ScriptsΕιλειθυια 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.
VariantEileithyia

Categories

goddesses, mother goddesses
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute