Thrud was the Norse Goddess of Power and Strength. She was the daughter of Thor and Sif. Thor prevented the marriage between Thrud and a
Sif is the Norse Goddess of Corn and Fertility. She was Goddess with beautiful golden hair.
✯Most likey Sif ~the Norse Goddess of harvest~ with corresponding Rune Jera, ~ Ink and Graphite✯
Jörd (Fjörgyn) was the Norse Goddess and Personification of the Earth. Jörd was the daughter of Annar (Onar) and a giantess, named Nott ("Night"). It is very likely that Jörd might be a giantess. Jörd was probably Odin's first wife, since their son Thor, was the eldest son of Odin.
In Greek mythology, Nike (Greek: Νίκη, meaning Victory), was a goddess who personified triumph throughout the ages of the ancient Greek culture. She is known as the Winged Goddess of Victory. The Roman equivalent was Victoria. Depending upon the time of various myths, she was described as the daughter of Pallas (Titan) and Styx (Water), and the sister of Cratos (Strength), Bia (Force), and of Zelus (Rivalry). Nike and her siblings all became described as attendants of Zeus
Frigga is a Norse Goddess. She is the wife of Odin, and ruler over love, birth, marriage, destiny, and the sky. She weaves the sky and fates, and is considered responsible for the fertility of crops (due to the rain and sun from the sky). She is considered the “All mother"
In Norse mythology, N�tt is night personified, grandmother of Thor. In both the Poetic Edda, compiled in the 13th century from earlier traditional sources, and the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by Snorri Sturluson, N�tt is listed as the daughter of a figure by the name of N�rvi and is associated with the horse Hr�mfaxi. N�tt's third marriage was to the god Dellingr and this resulted in their son Dagr, the personified day. Image: N�tt riding her horse, Hr�mfaxi, by Peter Nicolai Arbo.
Thor (from Old Norse Þórr) is a hammer-wielding god associated with thunder, lightning, storms, oak trees, strength, the protection of mankind, and also hallowing, healing and fertility.
Thórsmörk (Icelandic: Þórsmörk) is a mountain ridge in Iceland that was named after the Norse god Thor (Þór). It is situated in the south of Iceland between the ...
Helle was the Goddess of the Hellespont Sea bridging the Aegean and Black Seas. She was once a mortal princess, the daughter of King
Nane was an Armenian pagan Mother Goddess. She was the Goddess of War, Wisdom, and Motherhood, and the daughter of the supreme God Aramazd. Nane looked like a young beautiful woman in the clothing of a warrior, with spear and shield in hand, like the Greek Athene, with whom she was identified in the Hellenic period.
Arbella Stuart was a direct descendant of King Henry VII of England. As the only child of Charles Stuart, Earl of Lennox and Elizabeth Cavendish, she was a grandchild of Matthew Stewart, 4th Earl of Lennox and Margaret Douglas, who was, in turn, the daughter of Margaret Tudor, widow of James IV of Scotland, mother of James V of Scotland, and daughter of England's Henry VII. Margaret Douglas was the product of Margaret Tudor's second marriage, to Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus
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Thor painted by *agnidevi. In norse mythology, Thor is the thunder god. He is the son of Odin, the chief god, and Fjorgyn, the goddess of earth. He carries a magic hammer, Mjollnir. Thor was the mightiest god and a protector against the frost giants. At Ragnarok, the doom of the gods, he was killed by the poisonous venom of the sea serpent Jormungand, after he had killed it.
Hera Queen of marriage, women, childbirth, heirs, kings and empires. She is the wife of Zeus and daughter of Cronus and Rhea. She was usually depicted as a beautiful woman wearing a crown and veil and holding a royal, lotus-tipped staff. Her sacred animals are the heifer, the lion, the peacock, and the cuckoo.
In Norse mythology, Jörð (Icelandic "earth"], is a female jötunn. She is the mother of Thor and the Personification of the Earth. Jörð is described as one of Odin's concubines and the mother of Thor. She is "counted among the ásynjar. (goddesses)" In Snorri Sturluson's Skáldskaparmál, Jörð (as the personified earth) is called the rival of Odin's wife Frigg and his other giantess concubines.
MACHA ~ Goddess of Sovereignty. She is a Triple Goddess Morrigan associated with the goddess of war and peace. Macha was also a leader of wisdom, physical strength, sexuality, fertility, and mastery over men. Macha (Irish) – The wild goddess who battles against injustice to woman and children.
Aphrodite was the Goddess of Love and Beauty. According to The Odyssey she was the daughter of Zeus and Dione, other myths speak of her as
The Mighty Thor, who was known primarily as the thunder god was also the Norse god of war and agriculture. he was among the great gods of the Aesir, second only to Odin, his father. His mother was Fiörgyn the beautiful giantess, and Loki, his half-brother, was a frequent companion on his adventures. His name is the Teutonic word for thunder
Nyx is the ancient goddess of Night in Greek mythology, daughter of Chaos. She was depicted as riding in a chariot, trailing stars and bringing the night, and accompanied by Her sons Hypnos and Thanatos. She could be helpful or harmful to mankind, bringing either sleep or death.
Alke is the Greek Goddess of strength in battle. She may have been a daughter of Rhea, or the Phrygian Goddess Kybele who became identified with Rhea. She is one of the personifications who are shown on Athena’s shield, along with Eris (strife), Ioke (onslaught), and Phobos (terror). Alke’s name, which means “strength,” is also seen as Alce. --- art by Jill Archer.
The Egyptian goddess Bastet is one of the earlier deities of the Nile region, and the daughter of Re, the sun god. She was the goddess of fire, cats, of the home and pregnant women. According to one myth, she was the personification of the soul of Isis.
Inusk, is a Kickapoo girl and also the daughter of a chief. She walked six miles to attend school every day. This photo taken between 1880 and 1890.
Isis, Egyptian Goddess of Magic and Giver of Life Isis, the Egyptian goddess of rebirth remains one of the most familiar images of empowered and utter femininity. The goddess Isis was the first daughter of Geb, god of the Earth, and Nut, the goddess of the Overarching Sky. Isis was born on the first day between the first years of creation, and was adored by her human followers.
I kinda ship Thor and Sif instead of Thor and Jane...
Vikings marriage day was set on a Friday for "Frigg," goddess of marriage. It would take place outside and in the fall for easy travel before winter and to ensure plenty of honey for mead.
Kólga (Cool Wave), is a Norse Giantess, a Goddess and Personification of an aspect of Ocean Waves. She is one of the Nine daughters of Ægir and Rán, God and Goddess of the Sea.
Hine-nui-te-Po, the Polynesian goddess of night, darkness, and death; the queen of the underworld. She is called 'Great Lady of the Night', daughter of Tane and Hina. When she learned that Tane, who took her as his wife, was also her father, she fled to the underworld where she rules ever since.
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Aglauros was the daughter of the half-dragon half-man Cecrops (so made because he was the arbitrator in the fight between Athena and Poseidon over Athens, and Poseidon lost), but artists usually make her pretty normal looking. Her sister was Herse who was Hermes' beloved. Well, Aglauros had a thing for Hermes too, and was jealous of her sister. And so when Hermes came to visit, she stood in his way and said she would not move. He was like, "Fine, don't move then," and he turned her into a stone.
"Panacea, the Greek Goddess of healing, was the daughter of Aesculapius, the god of medicine. She was said to have a potion with which she healed the sick. This brought about the concept of the panacea in medicine, a substance meant to cure all diseases." At and quote from Emily Balivet
In Norse folklore, both the Acorn and its bearer, the oak tree, bring good fortune. The Vikings associated oak trees with Thor, the god who created thunder and lightning with his great anvil and hammer. Because the tree attracted lightning, it was sacred to Thor. Thus they believed that the Acorn, the fruit of the oak tree, was always spared the god's wrath, and so they began putting a lone Acorn on their windowsills to protect their houses from