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Nanna1

[nahn-nah]
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noun Scandinavian Mythology.
  1. the wife of Balder.
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Nanna2

[nah-nah]
noun
  1. the Sumerian god of the moon: the counterpart of the Akkadian god Sin.
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Historical Examples

  • On his own great ship, Ringhorn, would Baldur be placed with Nanna beside him.

    The Children of Odin

    Padraic Colum

  • And they took the body of Nanna and they placed it side by side with Baldur's.

  • It's just hopeless, Nanna, to stay on here in this city of the dead.

    The Doomsman

    Van Tassel Sutphen

  • "And it is the morning of the third day," continued Esmay, and Nanna nodded again.

    The Doomsman

    Van Tassel Sutphen

  • "It is her sister Nanna," he muttered to himself, and knew that he lied in saying it.

    The Doomsman

    Van Tassel Sutphen