Meness

Baltic - A Latvian moon-god and god of travellers. Consort of Saule. He had an affair with Ausrine and Saule's father, Perkunas, cut him in half as punishment, so accounting for the phases of the moon. In some accounts, Meness is female and Saule is male. In some accounts, identified as Meness, Lithuanian Menulis or Lithuanian Menulis.

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