Vaidilutė


Gender: Feminine
Origin: Lithuanian
Meaning: “priestess.”
(VY-dih-LOO-tay)

The name comes directly from the Lithuanian word for priestess.

In ancient Lithuanian religion, a vaidilutė was a type of priestess who kept watch over the sacred fire, somewhat the equivalent of a Vestal Virgin.

Its designated name-day is December 28.

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