The principal group of benevolent deities in the Norse pantheon, representing power and war; opponents of the Vanir.

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  • Æsir — gathered around the body of Baldur. Painting by Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg 1817. In Old Norse, áss (or ǫss, ás, plural æsir; feminine ásynja, plural ásynjur) is the term denoting a member of the principal pantheon in Norse paganism. This… …   Wikipedia

  • Æsir — Los Æsir rodeando el cuerpo de Baldr, Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, 1817. Los Æsir o Ases (singular Ás, femenino Ásynja, femenino plural Ásynjur, anglosajón Ós, protogermánico Ansuz), son los principales dioses del panteón de la mitología… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Æsir — Ases Pour les articles homonymes, voir ASE. Odin, Ase majeur, chevauchant Sleipnir Dans la mythologie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Æsir-Vanir War — In Norse mythology, the Æsir Vanir War was a war that occurred between the Æsir and the Vanir, two tribes of gods. The war ultimately resulted in the unification of the two tribes into a single tribe of gods. The war is an important event in the… …   Wikipedia

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  • 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

  • Norse dwarves — Dvergar or Norse dwarves (Old Norse dvergar , sing. dvergr ) are highly significant entities in Norse mythology, who associate with stones, the underground, deathliness, luck, magic, and technology, especially forging. They are identified with… …   Wikipedia

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  • Mitología nórdica — Los dioses nórdicos eran mortales, y solo a través de las manzanas de Iðunn podían esperar vivir hasta el Ragnarök. Imagen por J. Penrose, 1890 …   Wikipedia Español

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