Lapp Lore, Gods, Demigods, Heroes, Symbols, and Other Famous Mythological Characters


A god of weather. Husband of Raudna. Sometimes referred to as Horagalles, Hora Galles, Hora Galles, Tora Galles, Tora Galles, Norse Thor, Norse Thor, Dietrich, Donar, Perenu or Thunor.


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The bear-god, protector of hunters. Sometimes known as Leib-olmai, 'alder man' or 'alder man'.

Mader Atcha

A creator-god. Husband of Mader Akka. Father of Sarakka. Sometimes called Mader Atcha.


A sacred object in the form of a weathered stone or tree-stump, said to predict the future. Also commonly called seide.


A fertility-god. His pole, spattered with blood, supports the earth. At times, called Varalden-Olmei, Norse Frey, Norse Frey or Veralden-olmai.


A woman in charge of the underworld. On occassion, referred to as Yambe-akka.
Lapp Mythology