[ vahy-nuh-moi-nen; Finnish vai-na-mœi-nen ]
/ ˌvaɪ nəˈmɔɪ nɛn; Finnish ˈvæɪ næˌmœɪ nɛn /
noun Finnish Legend.
an old magician, the hero of the Kalevala, who opposes the magician Joukahainen and the sorceress Louhi.
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