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messenger of the Norse Gods
Hemrod
rhymes with peapod
Came to the battlefirleds and claimed 1/2 of those slain (instead of Valhalla)
Freyr
She was FREE to do this
Warden of the Bifrost
Heimdall
One of the AEsir
Which story described creation with 12 rivers, frost maidens, and a giant dude named Ymir?
Norse mythology
North- land of the cold (death)
South- land of fire
God of thunder and battle
Thor
Thursday is named for him
Home of the Norse Gods.. serious place...forces of good always fighting with forces of evil.
Asgard
sounds like the name of the lion in Narnia.
beautiful maidens...
Valkyries
You would see them as a reward in Valhalla
God of wnter... tricked Loki to throw mistletoe at Balder..
Hoder
Rhymes with toader
What was the only thing on earth that could hurt Balder?
Mistletoe
Its a plant we see in the winter.
Honored Hall of the Slain... kind of like the Hebrew Heaven
Valhall
You go there is you die a brave death
Odin's wife.. Goddess of marriage and motherhood
Frigga
Friday is named after her ... very wise... not many female Gods.
The "Sky-father" .... His responsibility is to postpone the day of doom
Odin
He matches Zeus in greek Mythology
Which set of stories centers around just one God....

Greek--Hebrew--Norse
Hebrew
God created the heaven and Earth
God of war
Tyr
Named Tuesday after him.