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Origin of the name BELTIS.
Etymology of the name BELTIS.
Meaning of the baby name BELTIS.

  

BELTIS.  "The lady" par excellence.  See BelitIn Babylonian mythology the sister and consort of the deity Bel.  She was the goddess of war as well as of nature, and was called "The Mother of the Gods."  According to Herodotus, every woman living in Babylon was compelled to prostitute herself to a stranger in the temple of Beltis once in her life.  Her analogue was the Mylitta of Herodotus. (An Archaic Dictionary, Cooper, 1876).

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