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IDUN

Picture of the Norse Youth Goddess IDUN from our Norse mythology image library. Illustration by Chas Saunders.

Norse Youth Goddess

Also known as IDUNN, IDUNA

Golden Apple Goddess of Spring and Eternal Youth

Also known as Mrs BRAGI. She’s always fending off muggers as she carries the basket containing the Golden Apples of Immortality. When the Gods are feeling a bit past it, one nibble is all it takes to put a spring in their step.

Her abduction by THIASSI the Storm Giant led to all the Gods growing incredibly old until she was rescued by a wrinkly LOKI in the guise of a falcon.

IDUN FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : IDUN
Location : Scandinavia
Gender : Female
Type : deity
In charge of : Youthfulness
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : IDUNN, IDUNA
Popularity index : 12083
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Article last updated on 09 January 2014 by Rowan Allen.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "IDUN: Goddess of Youth from Norse mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 09 Jan. 2014. Web. 2 September 2014.

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