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Preferred term

world tree  


  • General concept


  • The world tree is a myth represented as a colossal tree which supports the heavens, thereby connecting the heavens, the terrestrial world, and the underworld.

Entry terms

  • cosmic tree

In other languages

  • Finnish

  • kosminen puu
  • máilmmimuorra

    Northern Sami

  • kosmalaš muorra
  • Swedish

  • kosmiskt träd


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