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Berserker Etymology

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Berserker Etymology | RM. Outlawe - The Wuffings - St. Edmund Long Beach City College--Library Subject Guide--The Vikings Insatiable Theic: April 2009

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Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
Last year I wrote the Hagalaz article while snowed in. Later in the year I somehow managed to get the Nauthiz article written. (Library School is going well, got 3 A's and a B, should be finished by the end of 99, and in the spirit of Wunjo, a moderate "h...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Shapeshifting, Berserkergang, and the Cult of Odhinn
the “bear-hide” etymology is accepted) to the saga-character who, sometimes unwillingly, undergoes berserk rages was conceptualized.
Berserkir: A Double Legend
Interviewing the Embodiment of Political Evil:
thus suggesting an origin of an alleged berserker-tradition in the late Bronze. Age .
The runic inscription ALU is well-known to us from the Migration Era
Review of _Ordbog over det norrøne prosasprog. A Dictionary of Old

Suggested Web Resources

Berserker - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
berserker - Online Etymology Dictionary
alternative form of berserk (q.v.), from O.
Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary.
Go berserk
'Run amok' derives from the Far East, whereas 'go berserk' is of Viking (Norse) origin.
What is the origin of the word "berserk"? | Answerbag

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