Sampo

[ sahm-paw ]
/ ˈsɑm pɔ /

noun Finnish Legend.

a magical object or substance that was stolen by Ilmarinen, Vainamoinen, and Lemminkainen from Louhi because of its powers.

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Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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