noun Scandinavian Mythology.
Origin of Njord
Examples from the Web for njord
The myth has given the honour of this undertaking to Njord, the clan-chief of the Vans and the commander of their forces.
The most of what Saxo relates about this Fridlevus is, as stated, taken from the myth about Njord, and told as history.
She is the daughter of Njord, and was forsaken by her husband Odd, and is ever hoping for his return.The Story of Norway|Hjalmar H. Boyesen
Yet Njord is not of the lineage of the Æsir, for he was born and bred in Vanaheim.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
Njord died on a bed of sickness, and before he died made himself be marked for Odin with the spear-point.The Younger Edda|Snorre