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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...
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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,...
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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,...
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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...
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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....
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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...
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Suggested "Field Trips" for Runic Study
I began this article after discussing with my colleagues just what the Runes mean and how one goes about studying them. I also remembered that my Rune teacher, Thorr Sheil, told me that he and HIS teacher went to a dairy farm while they were studying the Rune...
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Tiwaz is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Tiwaz books and related discussion.

Suggested News Resources

The Weekly Rune -- Tiwaz
For the last few weeks, relationships and how we feel about specific ones has been the focus of the runes.
Weekly Rune: Tiwaz
Tiwaz -- Tyr/Thor/Tuisto -- Dual feelings herald the arrival of Tiwaz. Initially comes the doom of defeat, as the realization that the current way isn't working sits heavily. Then comes the promise of release through sacrifice.
Why Germany needs to rethink what it means to be German
The attacks earlier this month in Paris that led to the deaths of 130 people have prompted a range of responses across Europe and the world. One of the darker reactions, however, has involved targeting the hundreds of thousands of refugees from Syria, ...
When Hitler Stole Our Symbols
Runes – Sacred and inherently magical to followers of Asatru and other Germanic Pagan paths, a number of runes have been appropriated by fascists, including odal, sowilo and tiwaz. Labrys – The double-headed axe, an emblem used by some Hellenic ...
The Weekly Rune -- Ansuz Reversed
Now, it comes with Tiwaz, who is not only the survivor of battle, but the victor. Of interest about Ansuz is communication, particularly how we speak our truth.

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