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    Post Germanic God Names

    Gods, Giants and other creatures

    Baldr - Balder, Palter, Paltar, Phol - Son of Wodan and Frija, husband to Nanda

    Bolthorn - Balthorn - Father of Bezzia

    Borr - Mannus, Paru - Son of Tuisto

    Bragi - Brego - Son of Wodan, husband to Idhunn

    Buri - Tuisto, Tuisco, Poro - First being Odhumbal licked out of the ice

    Farbauti - Forniotr, Forneot, FirnŰz - Locho's father

    Forseti - Fosite, Forsizo - Son of Balder and Nanda

    Freyr, Ingvi Freyr - Fr˘, Ing, Ingo Fro - Son of Nirdu, brother of FruwÔ

    Heimdallr, Heim­allr, Hallinskidhi - Heimo - Son of Eger's daughters, the waves

    Hermo­ - Herimuot - Son of Wodan

    Ho­r, Hodhur, Hod - Hadu - Blind God that killed Balder

    Loki - Locho, Loho - Son of Laufey and Forneot

    Mani - Mano - Son of Mondilfaro, drives the chariot of the moon

    Mimir - Mimi - Brother of Bezzia. Wisest of the Ases.

    M÷ndilfari, Mundilfari - Mundilfaro - Father of Sunna and Manno

    Nj÷r­, Ni÷r­r, Njord - Nirdu - Father of Fro and FruwÔ

    O­inn, Othinn, Odin - Wodan, Wuotan, Wotan, Irmin - Son of Mannus, father to many, including Donar and Balder

    Rig - Iring - Heimo in human form

    Surt - Swart - "The Black" Guardian of Muspilliheim

    Thor, ١rr, ┴sa-■ˇrr - Donar, Thunar, Thunor, Ůunar - Son of Wodan, husband to Sibba

    Třr, Tiw, Tiwaz, Thius - Ziu, Zio - Son of Hymir

    VÚ, Veh, Weh
    - Wih, Ingo - Son of Mannus, brother of Wodan and Wili

    Vidar, Vi­ar - Widar - Son of Wodan and Grida. Slays Fenrir at Reginorahha.

    Vili - Wili, Willo, Isco - Son of Mannus, brother of Wodan and Wih

    Wade - Wado - Father of Weland the smith, son of Wachilt

    Weyland, Volund
    - Weland - Son of Wado, father of Witugouwo

    Ymir - Írgelmir, Urgelmir - The first being, from his body the universe was created

    Ăgir (Hlŕr) - Eger, Aki - Son of Miskorblindi, husband to Rahanna

    Goddesses, Giantesses and other creatures

    Au­umbla, Audhumbla
    - Odhumbal - The Divine cow

    Bestla - Bezzia - Mannu's wife, Wodan's mother

    Eir - ╩ra - Goddess of healing

    Embla - Emila - The first woman

    Freyja, Freya - Vrouwe, Vrauwe, FruwÔ, Fr˘wÔ, FrűÔ, Walburga Frouwa (Hreda) - Daughter of Nirdu, sister of Fro, mother to Gersema and Hnoss

    Frigga - Frija, Friia, Frikka, Frikkia, Fricg - Daughter of Fjorgynn, wife of Wodan, mother of Balder

    Fulla - Folla, Uolla, Abundia - Maiden and sister of Frija

    Gefjun - Geban - Goddess of unmarried girls

    Ger­, Ger­a - Garta - Daughter of Gymir, wife of Fro

    Gersimi - Gersema - Daughter of FruwÔ

    Gri­r, Gridr - Grida - Mother of Vidhar

    Hel - Hella, Hellia - Daughter of Loki

    Hnoss
    - Hnoss - Daughter of FruwÔ

    Hulda - Holda, Holle, Berchta, Perchta, Perahta - Goddess of Life, of seasons and fertility

    Idun, Idhunn - Ostara, Eßstre - Goddess of youth and immortality

    J÷r­, Fjorgyn
    - Erda - Mother Earth, Mother to Donar

    Nanna - Nanda - Daughter of Nepr and Sunna, wife of Balder, mother of Fosite

    Nerthus - Nirda, Nerthus - Sister of Nirdu, mother of Fro and FruwÔ

    Ran - Rahanna - Wife of Eger

    Rind - Rinda, Rinta - Mother of Vali by Wodan

    Saga - Saga - "Seeress", Goddes that drinks with Wodan

    Sif - Sibba, Sippia - Wife of Donar, mother of Thrudhr

    Sindgund - Sindgund, Sinthgund - Sister of Sunna

    Skadi, Ska­i - Scata - Daughter of Thjazi, wife of Nirdu

    Skuld
    - Scult, Scyld, Wilbet - A Norn; That which should become

    Snotra - Snozar, Snotar - Wise and courteous Goddess

    Sol, Sunna - Sunna - Daughter of Mundilfaro, drives the chariot of the sun.

    Syn
    - Sunia - Guardian of the halls entrances

    Ur­r, Urd - Wurt, Wurdh, Ainbet, Einbet - A Norn; That which has become.

    Var
    - Uara, Wara - Goddess of oaths and marriage

    Ver­andi, Verdandi
    - Werdanda, Worbet, Barbet - A Norn; That which is becoming.

    Wachilt
    - Wachilt - Mother of Wado, maiden of the waves

    Zisa - Zisa - Wife of Ziu


    Other names, deities, term and creatures appearing in connection with the Gods


    Aesir - Asen, Ases, ┬ses - Tribe of deities

    ┬lfr, ┴lfr, Ljˇsßlfr - Alp - Elf

    ┬lfar, ┴lfar, Ljˇsßlfar - AlpÔ - Elfs

    ┴lfheimr, Ljossßlfheimr - Alpaheim - Lands of the Elfs, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Altari - Altari, Kotapetti - Altar, "God's bed, God's table"

    Ari - Aro - Eagle

    Asgar­r, Asgarth, Asaheim - Ensigart - Lands of the Asen, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Ba­mr - Boum, Poum - Tree

    Band - Bant - Bonds

    Bjarg, Berg - BŰrg, PŰrg - Mountain

    Blˇ­
    - Bluot, Pluot - Blood

    Blˇta, Blˇtan, Bl˘­an, Bl˘­a - Pluozan - To sacrifice, to offer

    Blˇtma­r, Bl˘­ma­r - Pluostrari - Sacrificial priest

    DÝsir, Idis - Itisţ - Female spirits

    Draugr - Gitroc - Undead, ghost, spirit

    Draumr - Troura - Dream

    Drˇttinn - Truhtţn - Lord, Chief, Leader

    Dvergr, SvartÔlfr - Tuerc - Dwarf, black-elf

    Egg - Ecka - Edge

    Einherjar - Einheri - The slain, the army of Reginorahha

    Eir - ErÔ - Honour

    Ei­r - Eidburt - Oath

    Eljan - Ellian, Ellan - Courage

    Fri­, Frith - Fridu - Peace, Protection, Love

    Fűrr - Fiur, Fuir, Vuir - Fire

    Fey (ON: Feigr) - Feigi - Being close to death, being "Fey"

    Galdr - Kalstar - Runic magic, enchantments

    Gar­r - Gart - Enclosed space, fenced, garden, yard

    GÝna
    - Gţnan - To gape, yawn

    Ginnugagap - Gigentigruba - The void

    Gla­sheimr - Glatheim - Home of Wodan, holds Walhalla

    Go­i - Harugari, Gu­jan - Priest

    Gy­ja - Gy­jan - Priestess

    Heidinn - Heidan, Heidin - Heathen

    Heill
    - Heil - Whole, unhurt

    Heilsa
    - Heilazen - To say hail, greet

    Heilsan - Heilazunga - Greeting, salutation

    HelvÝti, Hel, Helgar­r, Helheim - Hellaheim, Hellawţzţ - Lands of the dead, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Heimr - Heim - Home, homeland, village

    Hof, VÚ - Haruc, Wih - Temple, Holy place

    J÷tunn, Jotnar - ╦zan - Giants

    J÷tunheimr - ╦zanheim - Lands of the Giants, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Likh - Lţp, Lţb - Body (alive)

    Ljˇsßlfr, ┬lfr, ┴lfr - Alp - Elf

    Ljˇsßlfar, ┬lfar, ┴lfar - AlpÔ - Elfs

    Ljossßlfheimr, ┴lfheimr - Alpaheim - Lands of the Elfs, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Logi - Lohjan, L˘hen - Burning flame, fire

    L÷grettu-ma­r - ╩wart - Lawspeaker

    Mi­gar­, Mi­gar­r, Midgarth
    - Mittengart, Mittigart - Lands of man, earth, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Mimir's Well - Mimesbrunno - The well of wisdom

    Muspell - Muspilli - Fire

    Muspellheimr - Muspilliheim - Lands of the Fire Giants, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Nifl - Nebul, Nepol, Nebel - Mist, fog

    Niflheim - Nebulheim - "The Dark Icy World", 1 of the 9 worlds

    Niflhel - NebulHella - Lowest and darkest part of Hellawţzţ, said to be where most evil people go

    Nornir, Norns - WurtÔ, Norni - The weavers of Wurt

    Írl÷g - Urlac, Urlag - Reaction from one's actions

    Ragnar÷k - Reginorahha, Godotuom - The end of times, the end of the cycle.

    SÔl - Sŕla - Soul

    SpÔkona, SpŠkona
    - HÔgzusa, Wţtegestre, ZaupararÔ - Seerers, Witch, female magic practitioner

    SpÔma­r, SpŠma­r - Wţzago, Wţtega, Zaupari - Seer, male magic practitioner

    Sc÷p - Giscapu - All that was created

    Sei­r, SpÔ, SpŠ - Zouber, Zauber - Magic, Soothsaying

    Skßld, Skald - Sgalto - Poet, artist

    SvartÔlfar, Dvergar
    - Tuerc - Dwarves, black-elfs

    Savrtßlfheimr - Tuercheim - Lands of the TuercÔ, 1 of the 9 world

    Sřn - Gisiuni - real shape or form, touchable

    Tţrr - Tţr - Fame, glory

    Tr˙ - Triuwa - Faith, religious belief

    Valh÷ll, Valhalla - Valhalla, Walhalla, Walahalla - Halls of the slain, Wodan's hall

    Valkyrs, Valkyrjar, Valmeyjar - Walachurirun, WalkŘre - Battle-Maidens, Wodan's Maidens

    Vanaheim
    - Waanheim, Wanenheim - Lands of the Wanen, 1 of the 9 worlds

    Vanir
    - Vanen, Wanen, Wanes - Tribe of deities

    VÚ, Hof
    - Hauruc, Wih - Temple, Holy place, grove

    Vin, vina, win
    - Trűt, Drűt, Friunt, Vrinut - Friend

    Vitki - Wţzago - Wizard, runemagician

    V÷lva
    - Forasagin, Vala, Walawa, Wala - Seeress

    VŠttir - Wiht, Wicht - Spirits. Often of objects and places. Example: Landwichten; spirits of the land (ON LandvŠttir)

    Wyrd, Vrd, Urd
    - Wurt, Wurd - Fate

    Ůing - Thing, Ding - A meeting; to hold a meeting

    Ůingh˙s - Thingh˙s - Meeting hall, Meeting house

    Ůjˇ­ - Deot - The people, nation

    Ăsir - Asen, Ases, ┬ses - Tribe of deities

    Ăttbßlkr - Cnuosles - Lineage, family

    Ăttingl - MÔg - MÔgin - Kinsman - Kinswoman
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    Re: Germanic God Names

    Quote Originally Posted by Blutw÷lfin
    Einherjar - Einheri - The slain, the army of Reginorahha
    I've never seen it written "Reginorahha" (assuming this is Ragnarok), why is the spelling of Reginorahha different?

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    Sv: Germanic God Names

    It's the West Germanic term for Ragnar÷kr. See also Godotuom.
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    Re: Germanic God Names

    Do you know which specific dialect?

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