- Mythical Number: #2236
- Culture: Norse
- Attribute: Forest Dweller
- Attribute: Humanoid
- Behaviour: Friendly
- Common Type: Fairies and Nymphs
A forest spirit of Finland. He takes the form of an elderly man in a coat made out of lichen and a long grey beard. He has the ability to stretch his body to see over the trees. It cries out in pain which signifies the oncoming death of someone nearby.
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