Norse mythology names shorter than your own

1. Tyr Tyr is the Norse god of war and sky, and one of the coolest Norse mythology names you’ll ever find. Although Tyr doesn’t have his right hand, there is a good explanation for it: He is well known as one of the bravest gods in the whole Norse mythology. Being one of the […]

Norse Monsters To Haunt Your Dreams

Hel “Hel” means “hidden” in Old Norse, which is an apt name for this creature given how little information about her is available. She is a goddess and giantess who rules the Norse underworld. Norse text describes her as uncaring and greedy. According to one thirteenth-century scholar, Hel is Loki’s (remember him from the “Thor” […]