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

Jordegumma

An earth-goddess. Occasionally referred to as Jordegumma, Lapp Mader Akka or Lapp Mader Akka.

Pimentola

The gloomy home of the dead. Also identified as Pimentola, Sarajas or Sarajas.

Radare

An elf working in houses and workshops. Occasionally known as Radare, German Ra or German Ra.

Ritomte

The Swedish version of the Finnish. Rihitonttu. Occasionally identified as Ritomte.

Sjoran

A malevolent sea-spirit. Identified as Sjoran, Sjora, Sjora, Sjoradare, Sjoradare, Sjora(dare), Sjora(dare), Norse Ran or Norse Ran.

skogsra

A female wood-spirit. In some accounts, called skogsra, Danish skogsnufa, Danish skogsnufa, skogsfru, Norse skogsfru, Norse skogsfru or skogsnufa.

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Swedish Mythology