Good to know
Savonian dialects form the biggest dialectal group in Finland.
Author Minna Canth was born in Kuopio.
Former Miss Finland Karita Tuomola
Center party politician Seppo Kääriäinen
Luaksolaesten lempi and Opeliksin orjalaeva (Asterix)
Voe tokkiisa, Aku! (Aku Ankka = Donald Duck)
Kalevala in Savonian dialect
särvin = the stuffings on top of a sandwich
People from Savo are considered cunning because it is sometimes difficult to understand them.
Savonian people are also considered good story tellers.