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Hugi

[hyoo-gee, hoo- or, often, yoo-]
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noun Scandinavian Mythology.
  1. a young man, a personification of thought, who defeated Thialfi in a race.
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Historical Examples

  • The King called on one named Hugi and placed him against Thialfi.

    The Children of Odin

    Padraic Colum

  • There the goal was fixed, and Thialfi and Hugi started off together.

  • Next Thiolfi presented himself to run a race, and the king brought out a young man named Hugi to run with him.

  • Hugi, with whom Thiolfi was running, was Thought, and not the swiftest runner can keep pace with that.

  • Hugi ran over the course and turning back met Thiolfi but just started.