Before Lithuania was the country it is today, it was part of a major empire. This empire was the Soviet Union (USSR). It was an empire created by the country of Russia after t…he downfall of their previous empire. The Soviet Empire then broke up into about 15 countries, one of those being the modern day Lithuania. (MORE)
Scientists aren't sure so far, but there are some theories. "Lietuva" reffer to: .
Litovnija - the land of seaside translated from (I don't know) language .
Litus - seasid…e .
Lietuva - lÄtÅ³jÅ³ kraÅ¡tas - Lithuania is the land of slower ones .
Lietava - the river in Lithuania .
Lietis - join, unite .
Lietuva - there was a soldiery (MORE)
Since the old Lithuanian religion before Christianity was paganism so the true Lithuanians used to believe in many nature gods. Example: Fire, Earth, Wind, Thunder, etc... … Paganism is still promoted by some people in LT. (MORE)
Lithuania is a great country, it is right next to Latvia, Estonia, Belarus and Poland. I sould now because i actually lived there. Trust me its amazing in winter its pure cold… and you can get the feeling that your like in Antarctica. However in summer its nice and warm because its like 40 degrees outside. (MORE)