BALTIC MYTHOLOGY

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MENESS

Baltic Moon God

Also known as MĒNESS, MEHNESS, MENULIS, MENUO, MĖNUO

The God of the Moon

He was clobbered and separated from his wife SAULE after sexual indiscretions with the beautiful AUSRINE. Now he is only allowed to see his daughter ZEMYNA at night.

MENESS FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : MENESS
Area or people : Latvia
Location : Lithuania, Latvia and Prussia
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : the Moon
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : MĒNESS, MEHNESS, MENULIS, MENUO, MĖNUO
Popularity index : 2559

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Article last updated on 27 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "MENESS: God of the Moon from Baltic mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 30 July 2014.

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