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Sowilo is reconstructed Common Germanic the Rune for the sound represented by the Roman letter "S." It was known as Sol or Sig in Old Norse, Sigel in Anglo-Saxon, and Sauil or Saugil in Gothic. Notice how close Gothic is, relatively speaking, to the...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Watcher at the gates of Asgard, he can hear the grass growing on the ground and the wool on a sheep's back, and needs no sleep. He is the son of nine etin-maids, perhaps the nine waves. His hall is called Himinbjörg (Heaven-Mountain). He owns the Gjallarhorn (...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
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
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
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
The great Wolf, son of Loki and his giant-wife Angrboda, who will swallow Odin at Ragnarok. The commonly seen form "Fenris" is a grammatical error based on a misunderstood Old Norse poetic convention of identifying things by their type and a...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Norse Great Father, carries two ravens upon his shoulder to tell him of mans destiny, All Father, Giver of written language (runes). Originally a god of death, whose range later came to encompass magic (especially runic magic), battle (giving victory by...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic

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"Thor's" Jaimie Alexander Addresses Whether or Not She'll Return for "Ragnarok"
"I am not 100% sure at this moment," she explained. "I know that they're changing things with the script and that sort of thing, so I am literally in limbo. I know probably less than you do about it.
Thor: Ragnarok: Stellan Skarsgard confirms Dr. Erik Selvig not returning; New
A third Thor film entitled Thor: Ragnarok is currently in the works in Marvel, and while majority of the cast are expected to be back along with new cast members, one actor confirmed his absence in the flick.
'Thor: Ragnarok' Spoilers: Which Marvel Character Will Not Be Seen In The
(Photo : Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage) Actors Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston arrive at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Thor' at the El Capitan Theatre on May 2, 2011 in Hollywood, California. A Marvel character would not be present during the ...
Bring Out The Flames: Will This Fire Demon Be the Main Villain of 'Thor
Thor: Ragnarok is set to bring back previous cast members Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Tom Hiddleston (Loki) and Jaimie Alexander (Sif), in addition to bringing Mark Ruffalo (Hulk) into the movie as well.
'Thor: Ragnarok' Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Cate Blanchett, Mark Ruffalo & More
While promoting the release of Thor: The Dark World in October 2013, Hemsworth stated that he is contracted for another Thor film and two more Avengers films but would be happy to keep going, if people want more.

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