Norse mythology, King Beldegg of North Saxonywas a son of Odin.
"Beldegg" or "Beldeg" is the ancestor name stated in the "
Anglo-Saxon Chronicle" for the Anglo-Saxon kings of England. They are supposed to stem from the sons of Odinthat, according to Snorri Sturluson's Edda, were set to rule the Saxon territories of Germanywhen Odinin Ynglinga sagamoved north, first to Fynand Odenseand then to Svitjod.
In the Scandinavian version of this tradition, Beldegg is the same as
Gautfor the Edda listing of the ancestors of Odin.
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