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Valkyrie Etymology

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Valkyrie - New World Encyclopedia Dictionary - Definition of valkyrie Valkyrie - Definition of Valkyrie Valkyrie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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(related to Aryan for "Boat") The Goddess of Death. She is said to secretly cast up a little bone ("Navya kostochka" = `Nav's bone') in a victim's food, and when the fragment is swallowed, they die. Her sacred day was "Naviy den"...
Deities & Heros >> Slavic
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish
(she of the sacred grove). Gaulish. A Continental Deity revered during Roman times; her name may be cognate with the Irish Valkyrie Nemain, and in fact the Romans seem to have regarded her as having some connection with Mars....
Deities & Heros >> Roman
Last year I wrote the Hagalaz article while snowed in. Later in the year I somehow managed to get the Nauthiz article written. (Library School is going well, got 3 A's and a B, should be finished by the end of 99, and in the spirit of Wunjo, a moderate "h...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Raven. Irish. One of the three Valkyrie-aspects of the Morrigan....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
(field, plain). Irish. One of the three Valkyrie-aspects of the Morrigan....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Some Controversial Aspects of the Myth of Baldr
standing of the origin of the Scandinavian myth is not advanced by this com- parison, for meets forest maidens guiding the course of battles (valkyries?).
The feminine name Wealhtheow and the problem of Beowulfian
lishing an etymological relationship between the name Wealhtheow and the valkyries of Northern literature—was merely orthographic.
Eddic Mythology
Bragarœdur — an account of the origin of the poetic mead, told by Bragi to .
“On the fringes of the [Roman] Empire, and often in uneasy
This paper examines the etymological and historical theories regarding the ..
Kazutomo Karasawa: Problems with the Etymology of OE dream. .

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Valkyrie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Valkyrie - Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary. Search: Search Mode, Natural Language Valkyrie · Look up Valkyrie at Dictionary.
Valkyrie - Wiktionary
Etymology. English valkyrie is a loan from Old Norse valkyrja (plural valkyrjur). Used as an English proper noun from ca.
Valkyrie - New World Encyclopedia
Dallas - The Valkyrie Profile Wiki - Valkyrie Profile, Valkyrie Profile 2
Etymology Edit. Dallas was originally named Gareth in the Japanese version of Valkyrie Profile, but the name got changed.

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