Norse Mythology Index

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A
AegirA sea god
AesicA servant of Frigg
AesirPrinciple race of gods
AfiFather of Karl
AiThe father of Thrall.
AlaisiagaeWar goddess and valkyrie
AlberichDwarven king
AlfKing Alf. See Alfhild
AlfheimRealm of the light elves
AlfhildGrandmother of Berserk
AlfrodullThe sun
AlsviderThe steed that pulls the moon
AlsvinOne of the steeds that pulls the sun
AltaMother of Heimdall
AlvisA dwarf
AmmaMother of Karl
AndhrimnirThe cook of the aesir
AndvaranautA ring. See Andvari
AndvariA dwarf
AngerbodaSee Angrboda
AngrbodaA giantess. Loki's mate.
AnnarFather of Jord
AsMale Aesir
As-bridgeSee Bifrost
AsbruSee Bifrost
AseSee As
AsgardHome of the Aesir
AsgardreidAsgard's Ride
Ask and EmblaFirst man and woman
AskefruerWood spirits
AstrildGoddess of love
AsynjurFemale Aesir
AtlaA water goddess
AudA giant
AudhumblaSee Audhumla
AudhumlaThe primeval cow
AurgelmirSee Ymir
AustriA dwarf that holds up the sky
AvakrOne of the steeds that pulls the sun
B
BalderGod of light
BaraOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
BaugiBrother of Suttung. See Kvasir
BergelmirFather of the frost-giants
BerserkA person.
BerserkerFierce warriors
BerthaThe goddess of spinning
BestlaMother of Odin
BeylaProtectress of dairy work.
BifrostRainbow bridge
BilSee Mani
BillingFather of Rind
BilskirnirThor's hall.
Black ElvesCreatures of dark. See Svartalfar
BlastSee Hrimthurs
BlodughaddaOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
BolthorA frost-giant
BolthornSee Bolthor
BolverkA disguise used by Odin
BorGrandfather of the Norse gods
BorrSee Bor
BragarfullThe cup of Bragi
BragiGod of poetry
BreidablikBalder's hall.
BrisingamenNecklace given to Freya. See Alberich
Brok and EitriDwarven craftsmen.
BronoSon of Balder
BuriThe first god
ByggirCompanion god of Freyr
ByggvirHusband of Beyla
BylgiaOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
C
Creation MythHow the Universe was created
D
DagThe personfication of day
DagurSee Dag
DainRuler of the Light Elves
Dark DwarvesCreatures of dark. See Svartalfar
Dark ElvesCreatures of dark. See Svartalfar
DellingSee Dellinger
DellingerThe personification of twilight
DisenThe goddesses of fate.
DonnarSee Thor
DraupnirMagical arm band
DufaOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
DurinSecond in command of the dwarves. See Dwarves
DvalinA dwarf
DwarvesOne of the race of Svartalfar
E
EddaThe mother of Thrall.
EddaTwo collections of Old Norse writings
EinheriarThe slain warriors in Valhalla
EinmyriaThe daughter of Loki
EirA minor goddess of healing.
EisaThe daughter of Loki
EitriDwarven craftsmen. See Brok and Eitri
EldhrimnirA magical cauldron.
EldirServant of Aegir.
ElivagarThe eleven rivers
EljudnirHel's hall
ElliThe personification of old age.
ElvesA race of the Light Elves
EmblaFirst woman. See Ask & Embla
ErdaSee Jord
ErnaThe wife of Jarl.
F
FadirThe father of Jarl.
FafnirSee the story of Andvari
FairiesA race of the Light Elves
FarbautiThe father of Loki.
FengiA giant.
FenrirA giant wolf
FenrisSee Fenrir
FensalirFrigg's hall
FimafengServant of Aegir.
FimbulthulOne of the Elivagar
FimbulvetrThe winter of winters. See Ragnarok
FiorgynSee Jord
FjalarA rooster. See Ragnarok
Fjalar and GalarDwarven brothers
FjolnirA minor god of learning and wisdom.
FjorgynnFather of Frigg
FjormOne of the Elivagar
FolkvangFreya's palace. See Valhalla
ForsetiGod of justice
FrekiOne of Odin's wolves. See Geri and Freki
FreySee Freyr
FreyaThe Goddess of love, beauty and fertility
FreyrGod of sunshine, spring and rain
FriggGoddess of love and fertility
FriggaSee Frigg
FullaChambermaid of Freya
G
GöndulA Valkyrie
GalarA dwarf. See Fjalar and Galar
GambanteinHermod's magical staff.
GanglatiManservant of Hel
GangleriAn epithet of Odin
GanglotMaidservant of Hel
GarmA monstrous hound
GastropnirHome of the giant Menglad. See Jotunheim
GefionSee Gefjon
GefjonA vegetation and fertility goddess.
GeirrendourSee Heimdall
GeirrodA giant
GerdA giantess
GerdaSee Gerd
Geri and FrekiOdin's wolves.
GersemiSee Hnossa
GiallarhornSee Gjallarhorn
GillingA giant.
GimleA hall.
GjallSee Gjallarhorn
GjallarhornHiemdall's horn.
GjalpA daughter of Geirrod
GjollThe river surrounding Helheim. One of the Elivagar
GladsheimThe main meeting hall of the gods
GlasirForest where Valhalla is situated.
GlaurWife of Mundilfari
GleipnirA magical ribbon.
GlenThe husband of Sol
GlitnirForseti's hall
GlumAn attendant of Frigg
GlutLoki's first wife
GnaFrigg's messenger
GnipaCave that is the home of Garm.
GnomesSee Svartalfar
GoinA dragon. See Nidhogg
GotterdammerungDoom of the Gods
GrabackA dragon. See Nidhogg
GrafvolluthA dragon. See Nidhogg
GreipA daughter of Geirrod
GridA giantess
GroaA wise woman
Gull-faxiA horse.
GullinburstiA boar. See Freyr
GullinkambiA rooster
GullintaniSee Heimdall
GulltopHiemdall's horse.
GullveigGoddess of evil magic
GungnirOdin's magical spear.
Gunninga GapThe great void
GunnlodThe daughter of Suttung
GunnthraOne of the Elivagar
Gymirfather of Gerd
H
Hag of Iron Wood See Angrboda
HatiA wolf
HefringOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
HeidSee Gullveig
HeidrunA magical goat. See Andhrimnir
HeimdallGod of light
HeimskringlaA collection of sagas of the early Norse kings.
HelRuler of Helheim
HelheimThe land of the dead
HermodTried to rescue Balder from Hel
HersirThe father of Erna. See Jarl
HildesviniFreya's magical boar.
HiminbjorgHiemdall's hall.
HiminglaevaOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
HjukiSee Mani
HladgunnrA Valkyrie
HlerSee Aegir
HleseyIsland near Aegir's hall.
HlidskjalfOdin's throne.
HlinA protective goddess
HlodynSee Jord
HnossaThe goddess of beauty
HodBalder's twin brother
Hodmimir's ForestSee Ragnarok
HoenirA god who helped create man
HofvarpnirGna's horse.
HollerGod of death and destruction.
HonirSee Hoenir
HraesvelgA gaint overlooking Helheim
HridOne of the Elivagar
HrimfaxiA steed
HrimthursBuilt the wall around Asgard
HrodThe wife of Hymir
HrodvitnirSee Fenrir
HronOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
HrungnirStrongest of the giants
Hugin and MuninOdin's ravens
HuldraA form of Frigg
HvergelmirSource of the Elivagar.
HymirA sea giant.
HyrrokinGiantess who set Balder's ship to sea.
I
Ida, Plain ofLocation of Gladsheim.
IdavollSee Ida, Plain of
IdunGoddess of eternal youth
Iron WoodA forest
IvaldiA dwarf. See the story of Sif
IvingA river
J
JarlProginator of the warriors.
JarnsaxaThe mistress of Thor.
JordThe earth
JormungandMonstrous serpent
JotunPrimeval frost-giants
JotunheimLand of the giants
K
KaraA Valkyrie
KariGiant of storms.
KarlProginator of the peasants.
KetillA legendary Norweigian character.
KolgaOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
KvasirWisest of the Vanir
L
LagaThe goddess of wells and springs
LandvaettirGuardian spirits
LaufeyThe mother of Loki.
LeiptOne of the Elivagar
LeradTopmost bough of Yggdrasil
Lif and LiftrasirOnly humans to survive Ragnarok
Light ElvesCreatures of light
LodurA god who helped create man
LofnThe goddess of forbidden love
LogiBrother of Aegir.
LokiGod of Trickery
M
MagniGod of Might
ManiThe moon
MegingjardBelt that doubles Thor's strength.
MengiSee Fengi
MengladA giant. See Jotunheim
MidgardMiddle Earth
Midgard SerpeantSee Jormungand
MimingForest god
MimirA giant that gurads the "Well of Wisdom"
MimirWisest of the Aesir
MistarblindiFather of Aegir.
MjollnirThor's magical hammer
ModgudHel's attendant.
ModiThe god of battle wrath
ModirThe mother of Jarl.
ModsognirLeader of the dwarves.
MoinA dragon. See Nidhogg
MundilfariParent of Mani and Sol
MuninSee Hugin and Munin
MuspellSee Muspellheim
MuspellheimThe land of fire.
N
NaglfarA ship.
NaglfariFirst husband of Nott
NannaMother of forseti
NarfiSon of Loki.
NarviParent of Nott.
NastrondThe lair of Nidhogg
NehallanniaThe goddess of plenty
NepFather of Nanna.
NidhoggA dragon
NiflheimOne of the twelve realms
NjordGod of summer, winds, sea and fire
NoatunNjord's palace by the sea
NordriA dwarf that holds up the sky
NornsThe goddesses of fate
NottThe personification of night
O
OdHusband of Freya.
OdinAll-father. Leader of the Aesir
OlvaldiFather of Thiazi.
OrgelmirSee Ymir
OttarFreya's lover.
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R
RagnarokDoom of the Gods
RanA sea goddess
RatatoskA squirrel
RigHeimdall's name when creating the races of man
RindMother of Vidar.
RinghornBalder's ship.
S
SagaA goddess.
SahrimnirA magical boar
ScyldThe husband of Gefjon.
SeidrMagic.
SessrumnirFreya's hall.
SifThor's wife
SigurdriftaWisest of the Valkyrie
SigynThe wife of Loki
SindriSee Brokk and Eitri
SinmoreThe wife of Surt.
SjofnA goddess.
SköllA wolf
SkadiWife of Njord
SkidbladnirA magical boat
SkinfaxiA horse
SkirnirMessenger of Freyr See Gerd
SkjoldThe husband of Gefjon.
SkogsnuivarWood wives
SkuldThe norn of the future
SleipnirAn eight-legged horse
SlidOne of the Elivagar
SnörWife of Karl
SnotraA servant of Frigg
SokkvabekkSaga's hall.
SolThe Sun goddess
StarkadderThe grand father of Berserk
Story: Loki and AngrbodaThe story of Loki and Angrboda
Story: Theft of Thor's HammerDescribes the theft of Thor's hammer.
SudriA dwarf that holds up the sky
SurtA fire-giant
SuttungA giant.
SvadilfariA horse - father of Sleipnir
SvalinA shield
SvartalfarBlack Elves
SvartalfheimRealm of the Svartalfar
SvolOne of the Elivagar
SylgOne of the Elivagar
T
TîwazSee Tyr
TanngnostGoat that pulled Thor's chariot
TanngrisniGoat that pulled Thor's chariot
ThialfiServant of Thor
ThiaziA giant. The personfication of winter.
ThirWife of Thrall
ThokkGiant disguise of Loki See Balder
ThorGod of thunder
ThrallProginator of the serfs.
ThrudDaughter of Thor
ThrudgelmirA six-headed giant
ThrudheimLocation of Thor's hall
ThrymRuler of Jotunheim
ThrymheimThiazi's Mountain stronghold.
TiwSee Tyr
TrollSee Svartalfar
TyrGod of war
TyrfingA magical sword. See Alberich
U
UllGod of justice and dueling
UnnOne of the nine waves. See Aegir
Urdar FountainWell of fate
UrdrThe norn of the past
UtgardChief city in Jotunheim
Utgard-LokiRuler of Utgard See Jotunheim
V
Odin's brother
ValaskjalfOdin's hall
ValhallaOdin's main hall
ValiSon of Thor
ValiSon of Loki.
ValkyrieThe choosers of the slain
VanaSee Vanir
VanaheimHome of the Vanir
VanirA race of gods
VarGoddess of marriage and contracts
VaraA servant of Frigg
VedfolnorA falcon
VerdandiThe norn of the present
VestriA dwarf that holds up the sky
VidOne of the Elivagar
VidarThe god of silence and revenge
VidfinnFather of Hjuki and Bil. See Mani
VidiVidar's hall
VigridSee Vigrond
VigrondLocation Ragnarok will take place.
ViliOdin's brother
VingulfHall of the goddesses
VjofnSee Sjofn
VorGoddess of marriage and contracts. See Var
W
Weird's WellThe norn of the past See Urdar Fountain
WodenSee Odin
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Y
YdalirUll's hall
YggdrasilThe world tree
YlgOne of the Elivagar
YmirThe first being of the Norse pantheon
Z
ZiuSee Tyr


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