The Lithuanians seem very fond of groves. It must be the space in the middle that gives them a chance to party. See Alka.
We know little of this deity. He is not mentioned much and seems quite a recent addition to Lithuanian mythology. Actually, his name is pretty much the Lithuanian for ‘grove’ (giraitė), so perhaps he more of a personification of groves than an actual deity.
We have hunting goddess Medeina listed as his twin sister and girlfriend, but this could be a glitch in our Holy Database. If anyone has seen them lately, please get in touch.
Giraitis Facts and Figures
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Area or people: Lithuania
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present
In charge of: Nature
Area of expertise: Nature
Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1421
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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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