Female spirits in Germanic paganism
In Norse mythology, a dís ("lady", plural dísir) is a ghost, spirit or deity associated with fate who can be both benevolent and antagonistic towards mortal people. Dísir may act as protective spirits...
Female spirits in Germanic paganism - Wikipedia
Valkyrie
In Norse mythology, a valkyrie (from Old Norse valkyrja "chooser of the slain") is one of a host of female figures who choose those who may die in battle and those who may live. Selecting among half o...
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Dís
In Norse mythology, a dís ("lady", plural dísir) is a ghost, spirit or deity associated with fate who can be both benevolent and antagonistic towards mortal people. Dísir may act as protective spirits...
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Idis (Germanic)
In Germanic mythology, an idis (Old Saxon, plural idisi) is a divine female being. Idis is cognate to Old High German itis and Old English ides, meaning 'well-respected and dignified woman.' Connectio...
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Sigewif
For a Swarm of Bees is an Anglo-Saxon metrical charm that was intended for use in keeping honey bees from swarming. The text was discovered by John Mitchell Kemble in the 19th century.Despite the oste...
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Norns
The Norns (Old Norse: norn, plural: nornir) in Norse mythology are female beings who rule the destiny of gods and men, possibly a kind of dísir (see below), and comparable to the Moirai (also called "...
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List of valkyrie names in Norse mythology
In Norse mythology, a valkyrie (from Old Norse valkyrja "chooser of the slain") is one of a host of female viking-like figures who decide who will die in battle. Selecting among half of those who die ...
List of valkyrie names in Norse mythology - Wikipedia
Lorsch Bee Blessing
The Lorsch Bee Blessing (German: Lorscher Bienensegen), believed to have been written in the 9th century, was discovered in a manuscript (on fol. 58r of the Pal. lat. 220 in the Vatican Library, a cop...
Lorsch Bee Blessing - Wikipedia
Runic inscription N 351 M
N 351 is the Rundata catalog number for a medieval runic inscription carved on a piece of wood that was found at the north portal of the Borgund stave church in Norway.
This runic inscription stat...
Runic inscription N 351 M - Wikipedia