- a region to the north of Finland, ruled by the sorceress Louhi: often identified with Lapland.
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Historical Examples of pohjola
After this they placed themselves in position, and the host of Pohjola began.
To this Ilmarinen replied: 'Why should not all be well in Pohjola?
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).
The bridegroom and his party are received at Pohjola (1-226).