Lithuanian Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Lithuania


Lithuanian Death Goddess

Also known as Giltinė

Whiter shade of pale Goddess of Death

The sister of Laima, she comes dressed in white to do the final snuffing. She has a very nasty tongue which she uses to lick poison from graveyard corpses. If she licks your face it’s kiss tomorrow goodbye.

GodNote: Sorry this Giltine article is a bit short. We have sent our Data Dwarves off to find more nuggets of information. Updates coming soon.

Giltine Facts and Figures

Name: Giltine
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Giltinė

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Lithuania
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Death
Area of expertise: Death

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Article last revised on May 10, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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