List of Norse Gods

Aegir- Significant god of the Vanir. Son of Njord and brother of Freyja.

Balder- Son of Odin and Frigg. Known as a Noble and Prudent god.

Bor- Son of Buri and father of Odin, Vili and Ve.

Bragi- The Norse God of Poetry and Eloquence. Son of Odin and husband of Idun.

Buri- Ancestor of the Norse gods.

Day- Son of Night and Delling. Said to ride around the earth on his horse Skinfaxi.

Earth- Daughter of Night and Annar.

Einherjar- A band of dead warriors in Valhalla who await Ragnarok.

Eir- Goddess of Healing.

Fjorgyn- Lover of Odin and mother of Thor. Also referred to as Earth.

Forseti- God of Justice. Son of Balder and Nanna.

Freya- Chief goddess of the Vanir (fertility gods). Daughter of Njord and sister of Freyr.

Freyr- Crucial god of the Vanir. Son of Njord and brother of Freyja.

Frigga- Principal goddess. Wife of Odin and mother of Balder.

Fulla- Goddess servant of Frigga.

Gefion- Fertility goddess.

Gullveig- A Vanir goddess.

Heimdall- Watchman of the Norse gods and possessor of the horn Gjall.

Hel- Ruler of Helheim, the land of the dead.

Hermod- Son of Odin.

Hod- Son of Odin. A blind god who accidentally killed his brother Balder.

Honir- A long-legged, dithery god. Sent to the Vanir to seal the truce between them and the Aesir.

Idun- Guardian of the golden apples of youth and wife of Bragi.

Kvasir- The "wisest of the Vanir"

Lofn- Goddess of ilicit unions.

Loki- An evil god. Also known as the Sly One.

Magni- Son of Thor and the giantess Jarnsaxa.

Mimir- Wise Aesir god. Sent to the Vanir to seal the truce between the Vanir and Aesir.

Modgud- Guardian of the bridge over the river Gjoll in Jotenheim.

Modi- Son of Thor and the giantess Jarnsaxa.

Moon- Son of Mundilfari. Guides the moon on its course.

Nanna- Wife of Balder and daughter of Nep.

Narvi- Also known as Nari. Son of Loki and Sigyn.

Night- Daughter of Narvi and mother of Day. Rides around the earthon her horse Hrimfaxi.

Njord- A Vanir god associated with wind and sea. Husband of Skadi and father of Freyja and Freyr.

Norns- Urd (fate), Skuld (being) and Verandi (necessity). Three goddesses of destiny.

Odin- King of the Norse Gods, God of poetry, battle and death. Chief god of the Aesir.

Ran- Wife of Aegir who dragged drowning men down with her net.

Rind- Lover of Odin. Mother of Vali.

Saga- Goddess and drinking companion of Odin.

Sif- Wife of Thor whose golden hair was cut off by Loki.

Sigyn- Wife of Loki.

Sjofn- Goddess of human passion.

Skadi- Goddess of Winter and of the Hunt

Sun- Daughter of Mundilfari and guide of the sun.

Syn- Goddess of the accused at trial.

Thor- God of Sky, thunder and fertility.Son of Odin and Earth and husband of Sif.

Thrud- Daughter of Thor.

Tyr- God of War. Son of Odin who sacrificed his hand in the binding of Fenrir.

Ull- God of Archery and Skiing.

Vali- Son of Odin and the giantess Rind.

Valkyries- Beautiful women who carried dying warriors to Valhalla.

Var- Goddess of Marriage.

Ve- Son of Bor and brother of Odin and Vili.

Vidar- Son of Odin and the giantess Grid who will avenge Odins death after Ragnarok.

Vili- Son of Bor and brother of Odin and Ve.

Vor- Goddess who knows all.

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