Freyja

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English[edit]

Freyja in her cat-drawn chariot.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse Freyja, from freyja (lady), from Proto-Germanic *frawjǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Freyja

  1. (Norse mythology) The goddess of love, fertility, beauty and seiðr, who receives half of those who die in battle in her heavenly abode of Fólkvangr (the other half going to Odin's hall, Valhalla), and whose chariot is drawn by cats.

Icelandic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Freyja, from freyja (lady), from Proto-Germanic *frawjǭ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Freyja f

  1. (Norse mythology) Freyja or Freya, goddess of love and fertility
  2. A female given name

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From freyja (lady), from Proto-Germanic *frawjǭ.

Proper noun[edit]

Freyja f

  1. (Norse mythology) Freya, goddess of love and fertility (see Freyja)

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Norse Freyja.

Proper noun[edit]

Freyja f

  1. (Norse mythology) Freya (goddess of love)