Pohjola

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pohjoinen(north) +‎ -la (suffix indicating location)

Proper noun[edit]

Pohjola

  1. The Nordic countries
  2. An important mythical location in the Finnish national epic Kalevala, translated as Northland in the English-language Kalevala. Pohjola is depicted as rival and opponent of Kaleva, the home of the heroes of the epic.
  3. A Finnish surname​.
  4. Alternative capitalization of pohjola

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Pohjola (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Pohjola
genitive Pohjolan
partitive Pohjolaa
illative Pohjolaan
singular plural
nominative Pohjola
accusative nom. Pohjola
gen. Pohjolan
genitive Pohjolan
partitive Pohjolaa
inessive Pohjolassa
elative Pohjolasta
illative Pohjolaan
adessive Pohjolalla
ablative Pohjolalta
allative Pohjolalle
essive Pohjolana
translative Pohjolaksi
instructive
abessive Pohjolatta
comitative

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