Njord

Njord

[nyawrd]
noun Scandinavian Mythology.
the god of winds, navigation, and prosperity, and the father of Frey and Freya; king of the Vanir.
Compare Nerthus.


Origin:
< Old Norse Njǫrthr; compare Latin Nerthus, a Gmc female deity described by Tacitus

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Njord or Njorth (njɔːd, njɔːθ)
 
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Norse myth the god of the sea, fishing, and prosperity
 
Njorth or Njorth
 
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