FINNISH MYTHOLOGY

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UKSAKKA

Finnish Midwifery Goddess

Also known as UKS-AKKA

Assistant Goddess of Midwifery and Birth

She looks after the newborn baby, protecting it from ills and keeping it safe. See MADDERAKKA.

UKSAKKA FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : UKSAKKA
Area or people : Saami (Lapland)
Location : Finland
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Midwifery
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : UKS-AKKA
Popularity index : 2827

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Article last updated on 27 January 2014 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "UKSAKKA: Goddess of Midwifery from Finnish mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 27 Jan. 2014. Web. 24 July 2014.

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