the dictionary of norse mythology


VILI isolated, especially in the middle of the dark, grim northern winters. The literature that has come down to us from the Vikings shows that they had a strong streak of humor, common sense, and fairness. They were a brave people, acknowledging that life can be hard and that death will come to all, but it is to be met bravely and without complaint. The poem rigsthula gives us a detailed picture of how people lived in the Viking Age.According to snorri sturluson in gylfaginning, one of odin's brothers, along with ve son of bor and the giantess bestla. Together the three sons of Bor created the Earth and the heavens from the body of the giant ymir and the first humans from the trunks of two trees. In Snorri's version of the creation story of Norse mythology, it was Vili who gave the humans their senses and the ability to move.In the voluspa the three sons of Bor are named Odin, hoenir Vili, and lothur Ve.

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