Óðr

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English[edit]

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Óðr seen leaving Freya in Carl Emil Doepler's Odur verläßt abermals die trauernde Gattin (1882).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wōþuz (rage, manic inspiration, furor poeticus), from Proto-Indo-European *wet-. Cognate with Old English wod and German Wut.

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Óðr

  1. In Norse mythology, the husband of Freya and father of Hnoss and Gersemi