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But on to Othala, which in the eastern areas of the proto-Germanic-speaking area was evidently pronounced Othila. This is the “O” rune. It did not carry over into the Younger Futhark, so Ur(uz) did double-duty. Nevertheless, the Scandinavian languages still...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Welcome to the third installment of the Rune-of-the-Month-Club. This month's rune is Uruz, the second rune of the Elder Futhark, and has the sound(s) of the letter "U", a nice long U sound, as in "food." If Fehu, the first rune, is a tame...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Our rune for this month is known in reconstructed Common Germanic as *Wunjo, and is used for the sound represented by the English letter W. After the Anglo-Saxons began to write with a modified form of Roman Script (the letters being used to write this...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Rosemary: Correspondences
Rosemarinus officinalis Folk Names: Compass Weed, Dew of the Sea, Elf Leaf, Guardrobe, Incensier, Libanotis , Polar Plant, Sea Dew Gender: Masculine Planet: Sun Element: Fire Deity: Power: Protection, Love, Lust, Mental Powers, Exorcism, Purification, Healing,...
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It's been less than two weeks since I wrote the article for Jera; so it looks like I'm back on track. This Rune is both fascinating and multifaceted! Both the Sheils and Edred Thorsson identify Eihwaz with Yggdrasil, the Norse World Tree or Cosmic Axis. The...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Son of Njord, twin brother of Freya. "Frey" is a title simply meaning "Lord"; his original name was apparently some form of Yngvi/Ing. Together with Thor, Frey was one of the best-loved gods of the Viking Age. Frey was the main god of...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic

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The Meanings of Elf, and Elves, in Medieval - Alaric Hall
Scots, Scandinavian and Irish texts. We lack Anglo-Saxon narratives about elves (ælfe, singular ælf), but the word ælf itself is well-attested in Old English texts.
Alaric's PhD
Scots, Scandinavian and Irish texts.
Light-elves, Dark-elves, and Others: Tolkien's Elvish Problem
the beliefs about sexually alluring elves, elf-hills, and elf-changelings also lasted into the modern period.
Norse Mythology: Legends of Gods and Heroes
Other Norse Myths Concerning the Death of Balder (in Saxo). 94 ..
Introduction - HarperCollins Catalogs
The light elf originates from German mythology, and is associated with the Norse elves, fairies of. Romance folklore, and elves in Scandinavian, ,.

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Elf - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Old Norse they are called álfar (nominative singular álfr).
Svartálfar and Svartálfaheimr - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Fairy Mythology: Scandanavia : Elves
THE Alfar still live in the memory and traditions of the peasantry of Scandinavia.
Elves, Elf, Elven Folk including a look at Tolkien Elves
Elves evolved in the mountains and forests of Scandinavia, where they are known as the alfar of the huldre folk.
Light Elves. Light elves are typically Scandinavian-looking with blond hair, pale skin and blue eyes. The light elves dwell in a magnificent place called Alfheim.

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