Given Name LAIMA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

From Latvian laime and Lithuanian laima which mean "luck, fate". This was the name of the Latvian and Lithuanian goddess of fate, luck, pregnancy and childbirth. She was the sister of the goddesses Dekla and Karta, who were also associated with fate.
DIMINUTIVE: Laimutė (Lithuanian)


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Entry updated February 12, 2018