Kaleva

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  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑlevɑ/
  • Hyphenation: Ka‧le‧va

Proper noun[edit]

Oskar Kallis: "Kalevanpoika"

Kaleva

  1. An obscure giant in Finnish mythology.
    • 1849 Kalevala (Translation 1988 by Eino Friberg) 6:213-214:
      Joko ammuit Väinämöisen, / Kaotit Kalevan poian?
      Have you now shot Väinämöinen, / Killed the son of Kaleva?
  2. A male given name taken into use after the publication of the Finnish national epic Kalevala; more popular in the form Kalevi.
  3. Finland's fifth-largest morning newspaper, published in Oulu.

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