Usage Siberian Mythology
Other Forms FormsAysyt, Ajsyt, Ajyhyt
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Meaning & History
Means "birthgiver" or "mother of cradles" in Yakut. Ajysyt wwas the mother goddess in Yakut mythology. She was said to be present whenever one of her people gave birth, and she brought with her the soul of the child, so that a complete human being could be brought into existence.