Skaistė


Gender: Feminine
Origin: Lithuanian
Meaning: “bright; clear; pure.”
(SKY-stay)

The name is derived from the Lithuanian, skaisti, meaning, “clear, bright; pure.”

Another form is Skaistuolė, which literally means “virgin” (sky-STWOH-lay)

The masculine forms are Skaistis and Skaistys.

The designated name-day is January 22.

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3 thoughts on “Skaistė

  1. I’m glad to see an entry for this one. It’s one of my very favorite Lithuanian names.

    Is Skaista a legit form as well? I feel like I’ve seen it on a list of Lithuanian names somewhere but I can’t remember where.

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