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Pohjola

[paw-hyaw-lah]
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noun Finnish Legend.
  1. a region to the north of Finland, ruled by the sorceress Louhi: often identified with Lapland.
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Historical Examples

  • To this Ilmarinen replied: 'Why should not all be well in Pohjola?

    Finnish Legends for English Children

    R. Eivind

  • After this they placed themselves in position, and the host of Pohjola began.

  • The bridegroom and his party are received at Pohjola (1-226).

  • She hastens to Pohjola and inquires of Louhi what has become of him (1-100).

  • The Mistress of Pohjola promises and betroths her daughter to Ilmarinen (345-498).