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Frigg of the Vanir

Odin’s Wife:Mother Earth in Germanic Mythologyby William P. Reaves © 2010 Frigg of the Vanir The conclusion that Frigg is the Germanic Earth Mother now seems inescapable. As Odin is called the All-father, Frigg has the appearance of an All-mother. The poet Egill Skallagrimsson refers to the gods collectively as “Frigg‟s progeny.”1 She is the

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