maahiset

Baltic - A Finnish forest spirit. Ant hills are used as the site for making offerings to this spirit. In an alternative version they are small beings which live under the earth and which can cause skin diseases in humans. In some references, called maahiset, Alva, Alva, Maahiset, Alv-myror, Alv-myror, maa-alused, maa-alused, maanalaiset, maanalaiset, alv-myror, alv-myror, alva, alva or Arbha.

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