Sámi Mythology

The Gods and Spirits of Sápmi


Sámi Dead Goddess

Also known as Jabme-Akka, Jabmeakka, Jabmi-Akka, Yambe-Akka, Yambeakka

The old woman of the dead

She is the housekeeper for departed souls. It is essential the dead are given a very good send-off and are nicely attired for the occasion. There should be much drinking of beer.

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Jabmiakka Facts and Figures

Name: Jabmiakka
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names: Jabme-Akka, Jabmeakka, Jabmi-Akka, Yambe-Akka, Yambeakka

Gender: Female
Type: Goddess
Area or people: Sámi (aka Saami) people of Sápmi (formerly known as Lapland)
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: the Dead
Area of expertise: The Dead

Good/Evil Rating: NEUTRAL, may not care
Popularity index: 6184

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Article last revised on May 12, 2019 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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