FINNISH MYTHOLOGY

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PEKKO

Finnish Agriculture God

Also known as PEKO, PELLON-PEKKO, PELLONPEKKO, PELLERVO

God of Fields and Crops

A very popular deity, he protects and encourages the growing crops. Especially if they can be turned into beer afterwards.

His favorite tipple is made from barley which he probably sips as he hops through the hops.

See also SAMPSA.

PEKKO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : PEKKO
Location : Finland
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Agriculture and Farming
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : PEKO, PELLON-PEKKO, PELLONPEKKO, PELLERVO
Popularity index : 4771

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Article last updated on 15 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "PEKKO: God of Farming from Finnish mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 15 Jan. 2014. Web. 29 July 2014.

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