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Gods/Goddesses/Supernatural Beings

This is made for those in Ms. Doolittle's class to practice for the allusions tests.
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Balder
god of light and peace and noted for his beauty and sweet nature.
Fenris
god of wolves.
Freya
goddess of love and beauty.
Frigga
goddess of the heavens and married love; wife of Odin.
Heimdall
god of dawn and light.
Hel
goddess of the dead and queen of the underworld
Hodur
son of odin , tiwn of baldur, blind.
Idun
goddess of spring and wife of Bragi.
Loki
trickster; god of discord and mischief; contrived death of Balder and was overcome by Thor.
The Norns
three females who decided the fate of the various races.
Odin
king of norse gods.
Thor
god of thunder and rain and farming
Tyr
god of war and strife and son of Odin.
Vali
son of Odin and the giantess Rind. conceived to avenge the death of Balder.
Valkyrie
one of the maidens of Odin who chose heroes to be slain in battle and conducted them to Valhalla.
Vili and Ve
Son of Bor brothers of Odin.
Ymir
the primeval giant slain by Odin and his brothers and from whose body they created the world: the sea from his blood.