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Pre-Christian Religions of the North: Sources

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This section describes the power and might of Oðinn's warriors, the berserkir.


[excerpt from] Yng ch. 6c

6c. Óðinn's berserkir

Óðinn kunni svá gera, at í or...

Óðinn was able to cause his e...

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Ynglinga saga is the first of the collected kings’ sagas known as Heimskringla, probably compiled in the 13th century by Icelandic scholar Snorri Sturluson.


(Contributed by Liv Marit Aurdal.)


Main text: Ynglinga saga

Attributes: battle God of war Bull / ox Shape-shift Berserkr Bear Berserksgangr

Named things:

Text sections: Hkr Yng 6cII


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