Disa Riding a Goat

Disa Riding a Goat

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Disa (sv.)
The daughter of a Swedish chieftain in a Swedish Saga. The saga is preserved in Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibus published by Olaus Magnus in 1554.

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geit (non.)
goat (en.)

Source Materials:

Atland Eller Manheim... Olaus Rudbecks Atlantica: Svenska Originalteksten (sv.). In this book, Olaus tries to prove that Sweden is the lost Atlantis, the cradle of civilization, and that Swedish was the language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.

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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 language from which Hebrew and Latin had evolved.