King Óðinn

King Óðinn

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Creatures: animals, birds, monsters etc.

Huginn (non.)
One of Óðinn´s pair of ravens that he sends out in the morning to gather news and whisper it into his ear when they come back. Huginn's name means "thought."
Muninn (non.)
One of Óðinn´s pair of ravens that he sends out in the morning to gather news and whisper it into his ear when they come back. Muninn's name means "memory."

Gods and Goddesses

Óðinn (non.)
Odin (en.)
The chief god of the Æsir in The Prose Edda. However, in Heimskringla he is a mortal who tricks the King of Sweden into believing that he is a god.

Nouns

hrafn (non.)
raven (en.)

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Hávamál (non.)
Sayings of the High One (en.)
A poem from the Poetic Edda that is only preserved in the Codex Regius. It is actually a combination of several Old Norse poems from the Viking age and the verses are attributed to Óðinn.
Lbs 1341 8vo (is.)
An eighteenth-century Icelandic paper manuscript containing an illustration of Oðinn.

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