A selection of articles related to sagas.
Original articles from our library related to the Sagas. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Sagas.
- King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
- The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
- The third rune of the third aett bears the reconstructed Common Germanic name Ehwaz. Later, its name became Aihws in Gothic (note how archaic Gothic is), and still later, Eh in Anglo-Saxon. If you remember that “k” in Indo-European changed to “h” in Germanic,...
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
Sagas is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Sagas books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- The Book of the Sagas
- underworld, the abode of all the dead who had not fallen in fight. And of the goddesses the first was Frigga, the wife of Odin.
- The Sagas of Icelanders as a Historical Source
- The Íslendingasögur (Sagas of Icelanders, sometimes called the Icelandic family for a variety of reasons, one can not depend upon the sagas as historical fact.
- SAIL Sagas
- SAIL Sagas. December 13, 2009. Les Earnest, Executive Officer of the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Lab, 1965-80,.
- Jesse Byock. “History and the sagas: the effect of nationalism.” In
- Sagas to Society: Comparative Approaches to Early Iceland, ed. Gísli. Pálsson.
Suggested News Resources
- Why The Luka Modric Transfer Saga is Still Going to Run And Run
- London clubs appear to have cornered the market on snooze-inducing transfer sagas this summer, with Cesc Fabregas thankfully ending that particular bore with his move to Barcelona. Modric to Chelsea, however, has still got some chapters to go.
- Robert Earl Keen, Jr. – Ready for Confetti – ALOS
- Austin country artist Robert Earl Keen ranges from road tales to outlaw sagas to family portraits on his latest album. Robert Earl Keen, Jr. – Ready for Confetti – ALOS 65701, 47:11 ***1/2: (Robert Earl Keen, Jr.
- Darryl Cunningham – The Pavlik Saga's Forgotten Man
- By Thomas Gerbasi The way Darryl Cunningham thought things were going to play out, last night was supposed to be when he fought the biggest fight of his life against Kelly Pavlik in Youngstown, Ohio. That didn't happen.
- NFL Trade Rumors: Has Osi Umenyiora Reached Villain Status in Trade Saga?
- Osi Umenyiora has found himself in one of the tensest trade sagas of the summer just over one week into the post-lockout NFL offseason, courtesy of his demand to be traded.
- Wenger: No Jadson or Mata bids
- Wenger also explained the delay in offloading players this summer, with the Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri sagas threatening to overshadow the start of the season. "The pace of the negotiations is set by people who want to buy," Wenger said.
Suggested Web Resources
- Sacred Texts: Legends and Sagas
- Poetic and prose texts from various cultures including Anglo-Saxon, Arabian, Arthurian, Celtic and Scandinavian.
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