In Norse mythology, Arvak ("early-riser") and Alsvid ("all-swift") were the horses that pulled Sol's chariot (i.e. the Sun). The horses' mane gave off the light; the Sun herself gave off the heat. ...more on Wikipedia about "Arvak and Alsvid"
Auðumbla, Auðumla, Auðhumbla or Auðhumla was the primeval cow in Norse mythology. She is described in the Gylfaginning part of Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda after the description of Ginnungagap and Ymir. ...more on Wikipedia about "Auðumbla"
According to Þulur, Blóðughófi (Bloody Hoof, sometimes Anglicized Blodughofi) is the horse of Freyr. ...more on Wikipedia about "Blóðughófi"
Eikþyrnir is a stag which stands upon Valhalla in Norse mythology. The following is related in the Gylfaginning section of Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda after the description of Heiðrún. ...more on Wikipedia about "Eikþyrnir"
In Norse mythology, the Fenrisulfr, Wolf of Fenrir, Fenris or simply Fenrir is a monstrous wolf, the son of Loki and the giantess Angrboða. Fenrir is bound by the gods, but is ultimately destined to grow too large for his bonds and devour Odin during the course of Ragnarök. At that time he will have grown so large that his upper jaw touches the sky while his lower touches the earth when he gapes. After killing Odin he will be slain by Odin's son, Viðarr, who will either stab him in the heart or rip his jaws asunder according to different accounts. ...more on Wikipedia about "Fenrisulfr"
In Norse mythology, there are four stags living in the branches of Yggdrasill. The following is related in the Gylfaginning section of Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda. ...more on Wikipedia about "Four stags of Yggdrasill"
In Norse mythology, Garm was a huge dog that guarded Helheim, the land of the dead, living in a cave called Gnipa (Gnipahellir). It was usually covered in blood. Garm was the greatest of all dogs (excluding the Fenris wolf). During Ragnarok, Garm and Tyr will kill each other. In Völuspá, the line Geyr Garmr mjök / fyr Gnipahelli (Garm howls loud / before the Gnipa-cave) is repeated three times. After the first occurrence, the Fimbulwinter is related; the second occurrence is succeded by the invasion of giants in the world of gods; after the last occurrence, the rise of a new and better world is described. ...more on Wikipedia about "Garm"
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Geri and Freki (also spelled Gere and Freke) are a pair of wolves, companions of the god Odin in Norse mythology. Freki translates to "Fierce" and Geri translates to "Greed". ...more on Wikipedia about "Geri and Freki"
Grani is a mythical eight-legged horse that appears in Norse mythology. He is the horse that Sigurd receives through advice from an old man ( Odin). Grani is the son of Odin's own steed, Sleipnir. ...more on Wikipedia about "Grani"
Gullinbursti (meaning "Golden Mane") is a boar in Norse mythology. ...more on Wikipedia about "Gullinbursti"
In Norse mythology, Gullinkambi (" golden comb") was a rooster who lived in Valhalla, where he woke up the Einherjar every morning. His crowing will also signify the beginning of Ragnarok. ...more on Wikipedia about "Gullinkambi"
In Norse mythology, Gulltoppr (Golden Mane, sometimes Anglicized Gulltopp) is one of the horses of the gods. ...more on Wikipedia about "Gulltoppr"
In Norse mythology, Hati was a wolf that chased Mani, the moon, through the sky every night. Lunar eclipses were caused by his coming close to succeeding. His brother, Skoll, chases after Sol, the sun. They both are supposedly children/brothers of Fenrir. Children would bang pots together and make a lot of noise to try and scare him away from the moon. And then the sparks from the banging pots would fly through the sky. People on Earth would call them falling stars. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hati"
Heiðrún was the name of a goat in Norse mythology, which produced mead for the einherjar. She is described in Snorri Sturluson's Prose Edda. ...more on Wikipedia about "Heiðrún"
(Hildisvini) In Norse mythology, Hildisvíni ("battle boar") was Freyja's boar. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hildisvini"
(Hofvarpnir) In Norse mythology, Hófvarpnir ("hoof-thrower") was Gná's horse. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hofvarpnir"
In Norse mythology, Hræsvelgr, (Corpse Swallower), is a giant. According to Vafþrúðnismál the wind is a product of Hræsvelgr sitting at the end of the skies in eagle shape, beating his wings. Hræsvelgr is believed by some to be identical to the eagle that sits in the crown of Yggdrasill, but the primary sources do not confirm this. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hræsvelgr"
Huginn and Muninn, sometimes Anglicized Hugin and Munin, are a pair of ravens associated with the Norse god Odin. Hugin and Munin travel the world bearing news and information to Odin. Hugin is " thought" and Munin is " memory". They are sent out at dawn to gather information and return in the evening. They perch on the god's shoulders and whisper the news into his ears. It is from these ravens that the kenning 'raven-god' for Odin is derived. ...more on Wikipedia about "Hugin and Munin"
Jörmungandr ('yor·moon·gahndər'), alternately referred to as the Midgard Serpent or World Serpent, is a sea serpent of the Norse mythology, the middle child of Loki and the giantess Angrboða. ...more on Wikipedia about "Jörmungandr"
A lindworm (called lindorm in Scandinavia and Lindwurm in Germany; the name consists of two Germanic roots meaning roughly "ensnaring serpent") is a large serpent-like dragon from European mythology and folklore. Legends report either two or no legs. In Nordic and German heraldry, the lindworm is the same as a wyvern, even though the folkloric lindworm lack wings. ...more on Wikipedia about "Lindworm"
In Norse mythology, Mánagarmr is another name for the wolf Hati, referring to his hunting down the moon during the Ragnarök and swallowing it. The name can be anglicized as Managarm, Mánagarm or Managarmr. ...more on Wikipedia about "Mánagarmr"
In Norse mythology, Níðhöggr (Malice Striker, often anglicized Nidhogg ) is a dragon who eats the roots of the World Tree, Yggdrasill. ...more on Wikipedia about "Níðhöggr"
In Norse mythology there are several references to dragons. ...more on Wikipedia about "Norse dragon"
In Norse mythology, Ratatoskr ("Drilling tooth") is a squirrel who runs up and down with messages in the world tree Yggdrasil and spreads gossip. In particular he ferried insults between the eagle Vidofnir, and the hawk Veðrfölnir, at the top of Yggdrasil, and the dragon Níðhöggr beneath its roots, hoping to cause war between the two of them. ...more on Wikipedia about "Ratatosk"
In Norse mythology, Skínfaxi and Hrímfaxi are the horses of Dagr (day) and Nótt (night). The names Skínfaxi and Hrímfaxi are bahuvrihis, meaning "sheen mane" and "rime mane", respectively. Skinfaxi pulled Dagr's chariot across the sky every day and his mane lit up the sky and the earth below. ...more on Wikipedia about "Skínfaxi and Hrímfaxi" It must be http://www.shortopedia.com.
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