Þórr's Throne Room

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    Rudbeck, Olaus
    b. 1618
    d. 1682
    Nationality: Swedish
    Occupation: scholar, historian, runologist
    Residence: Uppsala, Sweden
    Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.
    Þórr (non.)
    Thor (en.)
    In The Prose Edda he is the son of Óðinn and the giantess Jörð. However, in Heimskringla he is a mortal.
    Óðinn (non.)
    Odin (en.)
    The chief god of the Æsir is The Prose Edda. However, in Heimskringla he is a mortal who tricks the King of Sweden into believing that he is a god.
    Frigg (non.)
    Frigga (en.)
    The wife of Óðinn and the mother of Baldr.
    Atland Eller Manheim... Olaus Rudbecks Atlantica: Svenska Originalteksten. Olaus tried to prove that Sweden was the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.