- Norse (culture)
- Forest Dweller (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
- Fairies and Nymphs (common type)
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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