Given Name FRIGG

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: FRIG (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "beloved" in Old Norse, ultimately derived from Indo-European *pri "to love". In Norse mythology she was the goddess of the earth, air and fertility, and the wife of Odin. Some scholars believe that she and the goddess Freya share a common origin.

Categories

Aesir, air, earth, fertility deities, goddesses, love, mother goddesses
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Frige (Anglo-Saxon Mythology)