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what was the land of frozen fog?
niflheim
what was the hole where fog and fire mix to bring life?
ginungagap
what was the land of fire?
muspelheim
who was the frost giant who came from ginungagap??
Ymir
who was the cow who fed around ginungagap?
Andulma
Whos kids were handsomeman #2 and the giants?
Aesirs
Name the Aesirs
Odin
Hoenir
Lodur
who was king of aesirs?
Odin
what starts a flood that drowns all giants except for 2?
Aesirs throw Ymir into ginungagap
where do giants live?
Jotunheim
What did the aesirs make the earth out of?
Ymir!
what is the cycle of day and night?
2 jotuns chasing the carriages w/ sun & moon b/c jotuns like dark
who were the vanirs?
fertility gods
who was the chief fertility god AND the god of the sea?
njord
Who was the goddess of love, beauty, death, and fertility? She was also Njords daughter.
Freyja
2 words - describe elves
gentle
wings
who were tricky, grumpy, transformed worms?
gnomes
who took care of nature?
sprites
what tree did men come from? Women?
men: ash
women: alder
what did the aesirs give to humans?
Odin: life
Hoenir: ability to think/move
Lodur: emotions/blood
who were women who waited on Odin?
Valkyries
"choosers of the dead"
valkyries
who brings soldiers to Valhalla (hall of slain) to prepare for doomsday?
Valkyries
Who gave his eye for knowledge at the well of Urd?
Odin
what is odin's day?
wed
who gained knowlege from hanging from the Yggdrasil for 9 days?
Odin
who was odin's 8legged horse?
Sleiphir
why does Odin wear a hat and blue cloak?
trying to teach hospitality
who is Odin's wife?
Frigga
what is Frigga always seen w/?
spinning wheel
name Odin's sons
Balder
Hod
Thor
Heimdall
who was Odin's most beloved son?
Balder
Who was Odin's blind son?
Hod
Who were Odin's twins?
Balder & Hod
How was Odin's thunder-god son?
Thor
What is Frigga's day?
Friday
Who is the god of Rainbow/bifrost bridge?
Heimdall
Who is the giant who turns evil?
Loki
Who is the goddess of the underworld? Rotting from waist down.
Hella
Who tries to save Balder? Who betrayes him?
Frigga saves
Loki betrayes
WHAT and WHO kills balder?
Hod throws mistletoe at him
what's loki's punishment?
chained in cave w/ snake dripping venom on his head
who is the god of war?
Tyr
what is Tyr's day?
Tuesday
Who was the stronges warrior?
Thor
Who had a bad temper but was quick to forgive?
Thor
Who had good hearing?
Heimdall
What was Thor's hammer named?
Mjollnir
what's heimdall's horn called?
Gjall
Who goes on the ship w/ finger & toenails?
Loki
Who eats odin?
Fenris
who kills fenris?
Odins son, Vadir
What happens to Loki & Heimdall?
Kill eachother
Who plays chess @ end?
Balder