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Gender Feminine
Other Forms FormsRazivia (Old Slavonic); Sieba (Old German); Siwa (Old Polish); Živana (Slovakian)

Meaning & History

Zivena was the goddess of life, love and fertility in Slavic mythology, also recorded as Živa.
In Slovakia, she was closely associated with Praboh, "the chief god".
Her name is said to derive from an old word meaning "alive".
Added 5/15/2014 by Frollein Gladys
Edited 5/18/2018 by Frollein Gladys