Hiisi

Baltic - A Finnish giant. A tree-god. Son of Kaleva, some say. He owned an elk, the fastest creature on earth, that Lemminkainen was required to outrun as one of the tasks required of him by Louhi. He also owned a fierce cat which terrorised criminals into confessing their misdeeds. Some accounts equate him with the Devil or Lempo. He is envisaged as a very ugly man with no eyelids. On occassion, known as Hiisi, Lempo or Lempo.

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