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KIPU-TYTTO

Finnish Death Goddess

Also known as KIPU-TYTTÖ, KIPUTYTTÖ

Fin de siècle Goddess of Death

Sister of KIVUTAR, VAMMATAR and LOVIATAR, she lives in TUONELA the local hell. Her name translates as ‘Pain Girl’. She is the Goddess of Illness and sings you to the final sleep.

She has a black pockmarked face and nine children with simple descriptive names like Gout, Ulcers and Scabies. I think we should stop there as I’m beginning to feel queasy.

KIPU-TYTTO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : KIPU-TYTTO
Location : Finland
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Death
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : NEUTRAL, may not care
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : KIPU-TYTTÖ, KIPUTYTTÖ
Popularity index : 5123

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Article last updated on 25 August 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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