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Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru
Hel, Hela
Norse Goddess of Death, Ruler of the underworld. Teutonic Goddess of the kingdom of the dead, not considered as a place of punishment. Daughter of Loki and Angurboda, and sister of the Midgard serpent of the ocean encircling the Earth, and of the devouring...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Welcome to Tyr’s Aett, the third and final aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark. Tiwaz is the name of this aett’s first rune in reconstructed Common Germanic. Its name became first Teiws in Gothic, then later Tiw or Tiu in Anglo-Saxon and Tyr in Old...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Berkano, the second rune in the third aett, is the rune for the sound of the letter “B.” In the Younger Futhark, it sometimes stood for the sound of “P” as well, since Perthro did not carry over into that Futhark. Its meaning is “birch tree.” The beautiful,...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Mannaz is the fourth rune of the third aett. Its name is the reconstructed Common germanic for “man” in the sense of “human being.” Although it follows closely after Berkano, a very female rune, Ingwaz is Berkano’s polar opposite in terms of matters of gender....
Divination >> Rune Stones
Dagaz, depending on one’s perspective, is either the last or next to last rune in the Elder Futhark. Ancient inscriptions vary in whether Dagaz or Othala comes last. Modern runesters pretty much agree that either order works. Other than the twenty-third and...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Son of Odin and Frigga, he is shown in the Prose Edda as a rather pallid heathen imitation of Christ, but other sources, notably the Danish chronicler Saxo Grammaticus, portray him as a doughty and aggressive warrior. Today we often think of him as the...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic

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ANTHONY FAULKES THE word 'Edda' is found as the name of a
the heading 'Bók flessi heitir Edda'.
The Poetic Edda
in 1907, as The Elder Edda of Saemond Sigfusson, and the Younger Edda of Snorre edition also included a translation of the Prose Edda, translated by I. A.
The Poetic Edda Index

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+ Edda women celebrate August meeting
By Felix Uka Reporter, Abakaliki A new dimension has been added to women annual meeting in Edda, Afikpo South council, Ebonyi State, as wife of council chairman, Mrs.
Legend of Edda going dark until 2012 due to revamp
by Justin Olivetti on Aug 1st 2011 10:00AM Legend of Edda, the free-to-play title from GamesCampus, is temporarily closing its doors to the gaming public on August 26th until early next year.
Women pocket smaller pay rises
Melbourne Institute research fellow Edda Claus said the lower pay rises "likely reflects in part the ongoing weakness in the retail sales sector, a large employer of females”.
Roman Holiday
While continuing my research, I turned to Edda Servi Machlin's The Classic Cuisine of the Italian Jews, a jewel of a book.
Nordic fashion festival coming up in Seattle, USA
Nicole Marion Miller, Owner and Creative Director of Blackbird, will moderate the summit along with New York-based Icelandic stylist and designer Edda Gudmundsdottir.

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Edda - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Poetic Edda Index
The Poetic Edda, tr. by Henry Adams Bellows, [1936], full text etext at sacred-texts .com.
Cake Designs by Edda
Cake Designs by Edda is a family owned business serving the South Florida community since 1992.
Legend of Edda: Best Cute MMORPG
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EDDA Technology
EDDA Technology receives the Frost & Sullivan 2011 North America Technology Innovation Award for its pioneering role in Medical Imaging Analytics.

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