Vikings

Gods And Godesses


Major gods

  • Baldur - God of beauty, innocence, peace, and rebirth. Consort: Nanna. Dead, Killed by Loki, who tricked his blind brother Hodr into killing him with a spear of mistletoe.
  • Borr - Father of Óðinn, Vili and Ve. Consort: Bestla
  • Bragi - God of poetry, music and the harp. Consort: Iðunn.
  • Búri - Ruler of Prehistory, the first god and father of Borr.
  • Dagur - God of the daytime, son of Delling and Nótt.
  • Delling - God of dawn and father of Dagur by Nótt.
  • Eir - Goddess of healing.
  • Ēostre - Goddess of spring.
  • Elli - Goddess of old age.
  • Forseti - God of justice, peace and truth. Son of Baldr and Nanna.
  • Freyja - Goddess of love, fertility, and battle. Consort: Óður.
  • Freyr - God of fertility. Consort: Gerð.
  • Frigg - Goddess of marriage and motherhood. Consort: Óðinn. Can also be pronounced "Frigga".
  • Fulla - Frigg´s handmaid.
  • Gefjun - Goddess of fertility and plough.
  • Hel - Queen of Helheim, the Norse underworld.
  • Heimdallur - One of the Æsir and guardian of Ásgarð, their realm.
  • Hermóður - The heroic son of Odin.Tried to rescue Baldur.
  • Hlín - Goddess of consolation and protection.
  • Höðr - God of winter. Killed by Vali.
  • Hœnir - The silent god.
  • Iðunn - Goddess of youth. Consort: Bragi.
  • Jörð - Goddess of the Earth. Mother of Þórr by Óðinn.
  • Kvasir - God of inspiration. Killed by Dwarves.
  • Lofn - Goddess of forbidden loves.
  • Loki - Trickster and god of mischief . Consort: Sigyn (also called Saeter).
  • Magni - God of strength. Son of Thor.
  • Máni - God of the Moon.
  • Mímir - Óðinn´s uncle. Decapitated by Vanir.
  • Nanna - Goddess of joy and peace, an Ásynja married with Baldr and mother to Forseti. Died because of Baldur's death.
  • Nerþus - A goddess mentioned by Tacitus. Her name is connected to that of Njörðr.
  • Njörður - God of sea, wind, fish, and wealth. Killed in Ragnarok.
  • Nótt - Goddess of night, daughter of Narvi and mother of Auð, Jörð and Dagur by Naglfari, Annar and Delling, respectively.
  • Óðinn - The "All Father" God of war, associated with wisdom, poetry, and magic (The Ruler of the gods).
  • Sága - An obscure goddess, possibly another name for Frigg.
  • Rán - Goddess of the sea.
  • Sif - Wife of Thor. Goddess of harvest.
  • Sjöfn - Goddess of love.
  • Skaði - Goddess of winter; Njörðr's wife.
  • Snotra - Goddess of prudence.
  • Sol (Sunna) - Goddess of Sun. Swallowed by Skoll.
  • Thor - son of Óðinn God of thunder and battle. Consort: Sif.
  • Thruer - daughter of Thor and Sif.
  • Týr - God of war. Also the god of the skies.
  • Ullr - God of ski/winter, hunt, and duel. Son of Sif.
  • Váli - God of revenge.
  • Vár - Goddess of contract.
  • - One of the three gods of creation. Brother of Óðinn and Vili.
  • Víðarr - God of the forest, revenge and silence.
  • Vör - Goddess of wisdom.
  • Yggdrasil - Tree of life. Connects the 9 worlds.

Óðinn

Óðinn a.k.a Odin was the "All Father", the god of war, he was associated with wisdom poetry and magic. He was the ruler of all gods.
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Thor

Son of Odin God of thunder and battle
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Loki

Son of Odin Trickster and God of mischief
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