Finnish mythology

MIELIKKI

Picture of the Finnish Nature Goddess Mielikki from our Finnish mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Finnish Nature Goddess

Also known as MELIKKI

Mistress of the Forest

She’s Mrs TAPIO, and the mother of NYYRIKKI and TUULIKKI.

Her husband often refers to her as ‘All-Pleasing Woman’. But as he’s a tree, it’s hard to know what to make of that. How do you please a tree?

Mielikki Facts and Figures

Name: Mielikki
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: MELIKKI

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

In charge of: Nature
Area of expertise: Nature

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 22333

Article last updated on 30 November 2017 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

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