Njorth
Njord Njord, Njorth Njorth . (Teutonic mythology) Chief of the Vanir; god of the sea and winds and prosperity; father of Frey and Freya; sometimes subsumes Teutonic Nerthus. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • Njorth — [nyôrdnyôrth] n. 〚ON Njörthr〛 Norse Myth. one of the Vanir, father of Frey and Freya: also Njord [nyôrd] * * * …   Universalium

  • Njorth — [nyôrdnyôrth] n. [ON Njörthr] Norse Myth. one of the Vanir, father of Frey and Freya: also Njord [nyôrd] …   English World dictionary

  • Njorth — noun (Norse mythology) chief of the Vanir; god of the sea and winds and prosperity; father of Frey and Freya; sometimes subsumes Teutonic Nerthus • Syn: ↑Njord • Topics: ↑Norse mythology • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Norse deity * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Njord — noun (Norse mythology) chief of the Vanir; god of the sea and winds and prosperity; father of Frey and Freya; sometimes subsumes Teutonic Nerthus • Syn: ↑Njorth • Topics: ↑Norse mythology • Instance Hypernyms: ↑Norse deity * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Njord — Njord, Njorth Njorth . (Teutonic mythology) Chief of the Vanir; god of the sea and winds and prosperity; father of Frey and Freya; sometimes subsumes Teutonic Nerthus. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frey — Frey, Freyr Freyr(fr[imac]), prop. n. (Norse Mythology) The god of earth s fertility and peace and prosperity, presiding over rain, sunshine, and all the fruits of the earth, dispensing wealth among men; son of Njorth (Njord) and brother of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Freyr — Frey Frey, Freyr Freyr(fr[imac]), prop. n. (Norse Mythology) The god of earth s fertility and peace and prosperity, presiding over rain, sunshine, and all the fruits of the earth, dispensing wealth among men; son of Njorth (Njord) and brother of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Njörðr — Njord redirects here. For Leaves Eyes album, see Njord (album). Njörd s desire of the Sea (1908) by W. G. Collingwood In Norse mythology, Njörðr is a god among the Vanir. Njörðr is father of the deities Freyr and Freyja by his unnamed Van sister …   Wikipedia

  • Common Germanic deities — The article lists gods and goddesses (Ansewez, Wanizaz) that may be reconstructed for Proto Germanic or Common Germanic Migration period paganism, or which figure in both West and North Germanic mythology. See list of Germanic deities for a… …   Wikipedia

  • Balder — Synonyms and related words: Adonis, Aesir, Aphrodite, Apollo, Apollo Belvedere, Astarte, Bor, Bori, Bragi, Cleopatra, Donar, Forseti, Frey, Freya, Freyja, Freyr, Frigg, Frigga, Hebe, Heimdall, Hel, Hertha, Hoenir, Hyperion, Idun, Ing, Ithunn,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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