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BRAGI

Picture of the Norse Poetry God BRAGI from our Norse mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Norse Poetry God

Also known as BRAGE

Eloquent God of Poetry

Long white beard. Lives in sky. Specialist subject: Poetry. He has rhyming runes carved into his tongue. Now that’s body piercing.

If you ever need inspiration, ask for a sip of his mead of poetry. It all comes from GUNNLOD and the brew of KVASIR.

He was originally a 9th century mortal named Bragi Boddason, a renowned Skald (court poet) who seems to have been elevated to godly status by his fellow artists. Now that’s poetic license for you.

BRAGI FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : BRAGI
Location : Scandinavia
Gender : Male
Type : deity
In charge of : Poetry
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : BRAGE
Popularity index : 10496

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Article last updated on 08 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

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