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Norse

  • Alfheim - Elf home
  • Amsvartnir - lake on Lyngvi or ocean surrounding island of Fenrir
  • Andlang - shelter during Ragnarok
  • Arheimar - Goth capital
  • Asaland - Asia
  • Asgard - Home of aesir; country or city
  • Barri - island
  • Bifrost - Bridge between worlds; Asabru-rainbow above Midgard; from Niflheim to Urdar Well; watched by Heimdall
  • Bilskirnir - Thor’s hall
  • Bjarmaland - white sea shore, Russia
  • Bravellir - plain in Ostergotland
  • Breidablik - Baldr’s home
  • Brimir - home of virtuous after Ragnarok; possibly house of Ymir
  • Elivagar - Rivers in Ginnungagap ("Ice Waves")
    • Fjorm - Elivagor river
    • Gjoll - Elivagor river
    • Gunnthra - Elivagor river
    • Hrid - Elivagor river
    • Leiptr - Elivagor river
    • Slid/Slith - Elivagor river; filled with swords
    • Svol - Elivagor river
    • Sylgr - Elivagor river
    • Vid - Elivagor river
    • Ylgr - Elivagor river
  • Eljudnir - Hel’s hall
  • Fensalir - Frigg’s hall in Asgard
  • Fimbulthul - Elivagor river
  • Folkvangr - Freya’s land
  • Fornsigtuna - town
  • Galgvid - gallows wood
  • Gandvik - Bay of Serpents
  • Gastropnir - giant abode
  • Gimle - place of survivors Ragnarok
  • Ginnungagap - gap between worlds
  • Gjallarbru - bridge of Gjoll in Underworld, to Hel
  • Gladsheim - Part of Asgard where Valhalla is located; palace of Odin
  • Glaesisvellir - glittering plains in Udainsakr
  • Glitnir - Forseti’s hall
  • Gnipahellir - cave entrance netherworld; Garm
  • Hindarfjall - mountain Brynhild
  • Hlidskjalf - Odin’s seat; sees all worlds
  • Hnitbjorg - Mount of giant Suttung
  • Hodmimr’s Forest - safe from Ragnarok
  • Hunaland - Frankish kingdom, Siggurd
  • Hvergelmir - wellspring of cold
  • Ifing - Jotunheim river (Iving)
  • Ithavoll/Idawold - where Asgard built
  • Jarnvid - Iron Wood of trolls
  • Jotunheim - giant world
  • Kormt - river Thor wades to Yggdrasil
  • Laeradr/Lerad - Yggdrasil or its highest bough on which sits an eagle and the falcon Vedfolnir
  • Lyngvi - island Fenrir bound
  • Markland - wooded island discovered by Eric the Red
  • Midgard - Earth
  • Mimir’s Well - at root Yggdrasil
  • Myrkwood - forest b/w Goths & Huns
  • Nastrond - place of Nidhogg
  • Nidafjoll - home dark elves
  • Nidavellir - home dark elves
  • Niflheim - cold world
  • Niflhel - border b/w Niflheim & Hel
  • Noatun - sea-side abode of Niord
  • Okolnir - plain where hall Brimir
  • Ormt - river Thor wades to Yggdrasil
  • Oskopnir - Vigrid
  • Reidgotaland - Goth land
  • Sessrumnir - Freya’s hall
  • Singasteinn - a skerry
  • Sokkvabekkr - Odin/Saga dwelling
  • Svartalfheim - home dark elves
  • Thrudheim - Thor's realm
  • Thrudvangar - Thor’s plains
  • Thrymheim - in Jotunheim
  • Udainsakr - deathless acre
  • Utgardr - areas outside giant homes
  • Valaskjalf/Valaskialf - Odin's throne hall; silver
  • Valhalla - Odin's hall of the einherjar; in Glasir
  • Valland - Celt land
  • Vidblain - shelter during Ragnarok
  • Vigrid - plain of Ragnarok
  • Vimar - largest Elivagar river
  • Vingolf - place righteous dead
  • Well of Wyrd - at Yggdrasil
  • Ydalir - Ullr’s hall
  • Yggdrasil - World Tree; tree of universe, life, and time