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Vala

[vah-luh]
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noun Scandinavian Mythology.
  1. a prophetess.
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  • Even little Vala had been pleased to lie in his strong arms.

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  • God feeds the gulls and the ravens, and he will not starve Nanna and Vala.

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  • I would have made the promises for Vala; I would have done so gladly.

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  • Some antiquarians consider the Vala to be the same as the Nornor, or Fates.

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  • Then came the vala whose name is Groa, the wife of Orvandel the Bold.