Kalevala

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Pike in Finnish mythology. Väinämöinen slays a geat pike and makes his magical kantele from its jawbones.

Finno-Ugric heritage

Pike in Finnish mythology In Finnish mythology pike often appears as a giant fish, in Kalevala there also are couple giant pikes, Väinämöinen's kantele...

Kalevala

All Things Finnish

dailyrxwan-deactivated20160424 said: ☾ :) Answer: ☾ : favourite word from your language : There are many but i like the word “näkinkenkä” which means seashell, but näkki was an old Finnish legendary...

Kalevala

Kalevala: Tales of Magic and Adventure a nice translation in prose with some in verse to give an English speaker the "feel" for this Finnish epic poem