← PiruYou do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: The action you have requested is limited to users in the group: Users. You can view and copy the source of this page. A '''piru''' is a term that applies to minor evil spirits or more broadly to paranormal phenomenon in the folklore of Finland. In folklore, a piru is often featured as a nasty spirit of the forest with which a wise-aleck either wins or loses a battle of wits, giving or receiving a forfeit in return. In many cases, poltergeist and haunting phenomenons are described as ''pirus''. The Devil is often referred to as proper noun ''Piru'' or ''Pääpiru'', the main piru. ''Piru'' is also a mild swearword in Finnish. [[Category:Finnish mythology]] [[Category:Demons]] Return to Piru. Retrieved from "https://www.monstropedia.org/index.php?title=Piru"