Finnish mythology

AKKA

Finnish Earth Goddess

Also known as MAAN-EMO, MAA-EMOINEN, RAUNI, RAVDNA, ROONIKKA

Finnish Earth Mother Goddess

The consort of UKKO, she is an empowering female deity who provides feminine fertility, strength and sexuality. She is also the Goddess to call upon for earth magic and channeling.

As Goddess of the harvest, she can provide in abundance. She is also very kind to Rowan trees.

Her name means simply ‘woman’ or ‘female’ — and she is closely related to the Saami Mother Goddess MADERAKKA.

Akka Facts and Figures

Name: Akka
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: MAAN-EMO, MAA-EMOINEN, RAUNI, RAVDNA, ROONIKKA

Gender: Female
Type: deity
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Earth
Area of expertise: Earth

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 41773

Article last updated on 30 November 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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