Definition of Kalevala in English:

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Kalevala

Pronunciation: /ˈkɑːlɛˌvɑːlə/
A collection of Finnish legends transmitted orally until published in the 19th century, and now regarded as the Finnish national epic.

Origin

Of Karelian origin.

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