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AJATAR f Finnish Mythology
Possibly from Finnish ajaa
, menaing "to pursue", and the ending -tar
, translates to "female pursuer". She is an evil, female spirit in Finnish Mythology. She lives in the woods on the Pohjola Mountains.
ÄKRÄS m Finnish Mythology
The God of Fertility and the turnip in Finnish Mythology. He was also the protector of beans, peas, cabbage, flax and hemp.
KALMA m & f Finnish Mythology
Finnish Goddess of death and decay, residing in the underworld. The name means "corpse stench", and can be used as a poetic word for death. Kalma is the stage name of Niko Hurme, the bass player for the Finnish hard rock band Lordi.
KULLERVO m Finnish, Finnish Mythology
Derived from Finnish word kulta
"gold". In Finnish epic 'Kalevala' Kullervo Kalervonpoika (son of Kalervo) was a beautiful man with hair of golden colour and tragic life: he is sold into slavery, unknowingly seduces his sister and finally kills himself.
KUUTAR f Finnish Mythology
Finnish goddess of the moon. Her name is derived from kuu
meaning "moon, month" and the feminine ending -tar
PÄIVÄTÄR f Finnish Mythology
The Finnish goddess of the sun, who is associated with silver, silver yarn and beauty. Her name is derived from päivä
meaning "day" and an old poetic term for the sun, and the feminine ending -tar
PELLERVO m Finnish, Finnish Mythology
Derived from Finnish word pelto
"field". In Finnish mytholofy Pellervo (also known as Sampsa Pellervoinen) was a god of fertility, fields and crops.
TAPIOTAR f Finnish Mythology
In Finnish mythology Tapiotar, queen of forest, was the female version of TAPIO
. The name Tapiotar was formed of simply adding tar
, a Finnish feminine suffix, behind TAPIO
TERHENETÄR f Finnish Mythology
A character in the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala,' who was a forest sprite. The name itself means "mist." The short (and common) form of this name is TERHI
TUISKO m Finnish Mythology
King of Finland (Mythologia Fennica, 1789)Youngest son of Noah, ruler of North Europe (Chronicle of Finland, 1636).
UNTAMO m Finnish, Finnish Mythology
Old Finnish name with unclear origin: possibly derived either from old Germanic name Undo
or Finnish word uni
, meaning "dream". Untamo was a character in Finnish epic Kalevala.