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Other Beings


The Norns

Three goddesses who dwell at the base of Ygdrassil. The first is called Urd, "Fated" (Norn of the Past), the second is Verdandi, "Becoming" (Norn of the Present), and the third is Skuld, "Must Be" (Norn of the Future).

The Valkyrie

Battle Maidens who collect slain warriors from the battlefield and deliver them to Asgard for Freya and Odin to choose between.

Etins/Jontar

Giants: the chaotic forces of the Universe.

Disir

9 Goddesses that serve Freya and act as prophetesses.

The Midgard Serpent

Jormungand, the Monster child of Loki that encircles the world.

Nidhogg

Dragon minion of Hella who gnaws at the roots of Yggdrasil. See also Lord Nidhogg

Swartalfar

"Dwarves" Great Smiths/Tool Makers. Guardians of naturally occurring metals & resources.

Land Wights

Protective Spirits of The Earth that live among us in Midgard.

House Wights

Spirits that are attached to a particular place or family.

Trolls

Mischievous Spirits who dwell in Midgard under rocks, in streams and other natural places.

Huldafolk

Hidden Folk with tails that travel Midgard unseen in daylight, like Celtic Sidhe.

Fetches

Beings that accompany those not killed in battle to the realm of the dead.

Hughnin & Muhnin

- Odin's Ravens "Thought" & "Memory" who circle the world & tell Odin what they see.



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The Nine Worlds
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