Finnish Mythology

The Gods of Finland...

TELLERVO

Finnish Cow Goddess

Milkmaid of the Forests

She’s the lovely flaxen-haired girl who helps Tapio and Mielikki. Her specialty seems to be milking and looking after cows.

By all accounts, Tellervo is a delightfully bubbly, comely, roly-poly kind of a lass. In other words she’s just like all the other milkmaids you’ve ever met.

Tellervo Facts and Figures

Name: Tellervo
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

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

In charge of: Cows
Area of expertise: Cows

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 319

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Article last revised on May 12, 2019 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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