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Best from the past

Perkele (performer)
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Title
Best from the past
Performer
Perkele
Publisher
Spirit of the Streets, 2016
1 cd
Playing time
01:11:45
EAN
4260307011796
CDR
JK213168
Placing suggestion
78 - Pop (NBLC) P - Populaire muziek (Flemish music schema)

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About Perkele

Perkele (Finnish: [ˈperkele] (listen)) means evil spirit or variation of words "god damn" in Finnish and is a popular Finnish profanity. It is most likely the most internationally known Finnish curse word.

Origins

The name is of Indo-European origin; Perkwunos is the reconstructed name of the god of thunder. Other gods from cultures hypothesized from the same origin include Perkūnas (Lithuania), Pērkons (Latvia), Percunis (Prussia), Piarun (Belarus), Peko or Pekolasõ (Estonia), Parjanya (India), Fairguneis (Gothic), and Perun or Piorun (Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia).

Some researchers consider Perkele to be an original name of the thunder god Ukko, the chief god of the Finnish pagan pantheon, but this view is …Read more on Wikipedia