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Profiles

  • Gudraud den gamle, of Hedmark (c.346 - c.412)
    Fra "Hvordan Norge bygdes": "Raum den gamle fikk senere Hild, datter til Gudrød den gamle, sønn til kong Sølve, som først ryddet der det nå heter Solør. Og s...
  • Helblindi (deceased)
    In Norse Mythology, Helblindi ("Hel-blinder" or "All-blind") is a jötunn, brother of Loki and Býleistr and son of Fárbauti ("cruel-striker") and his wife Laufey. Nothing is known...
  • Váli (deceased)
    Little is known about Vali, except that he is a son of Odin and his giant mistress Rind. When Balder was killed unintentionally by his twin brother Hod, Vali was born to avenge his death. "In the wes...
  • Víðarr (deceased)
    husband of Solveig (Sol) daughter of Mundilfari who is attested in the Poetic Edda poem Vafþrúðnismál stanza 23, and in chapter 11 of the Prose Edda book Gylfaginning. Mundi...
  • Gilling (deceased)
    In Norse mythology, Gilling was the frost giant, father of Suttungr and Baugi and grandfather of Gunnlöð. He and his wife were murdered by Fjalar and Galar. Gilling is also a surname, alt...

Project

Scandinavian sagas

This project has as its aim to create on Geni an accurate representation of the genealogical information present in the parts of the Saga literature that present a reasonably coherent picture.

Further, that each profile mentioned in these sagas will be represented exactly once in the Big Tree, and have in the "About me" the reference to the place in the saga where he or she is mentioned, in addition to other information.

The sagas we work from are:

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Saga writers and historians:

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