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Loki

[loh-kee] /ˈloʊ ki/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology.
1.
a trickster god, born of Jotun ancestry but accepted among the Aesir as Odin's adopted brother: father of the monsters Fenrir, Hel, and the Midgard serpent, and the instigator of Balder's death.
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  • Well had it been said that Loki was at the bottom of all the misfortunes that ever befell in Asgard.

    Told by the Northmen: E. M. [Ethel Mary] Wilmot-Buxton
  • Once he took Loki with him, Loki, the doer of good and the doer of evil.

    The Children of Odin Padraic Colum
  • A son of Loki, Fenrislfr, appears in wolfs shape among the gods.

    The Origin of the Werewolf Superstition Caroline Taylor Stewart
  • Loki, however, would not leave the meat that he had put back on the fire.

    The Children of Odin Padraic Colum
  • Then the gods understood;64 Loki was the last person who had been with her—this must be one of Loki's tricks.

    In The Days of Giants Abbie Farwell Brown
British Dictionary definitions for Loki

Loki

/ˈləʊkɪ/
noun
1.
(Norse myth) the god of mischief and destruction
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