- a son of Odin who rode to Hel to negotiate for the return of Balder to Asgard.
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Hermod, called the nimble, an older brother of Baldur, said he would go.
Hermod rode back and asked all things if Baldur should return.
Then Hermod knew that he might not ride to Hela's habitation.
Then forth stepped Hermod the Nimble, the brother of Baldur.
She hobbled into her cave, and as Hermod followed a crow fluttered out.