NINE-WORLDSAlso known as NIU-HEIMAR, NÍU-HEIMAR
The Nine Realms of Norse cosmology
The Nords liked nines. So their cosmology consists of nine worlds, or realms, most of them home to a different race of beings. The Norse universe is based around YGGDRASIL, the Tree of Life. This is the tree you need to talk to. Its branches support the different realms.
2: HELHEIM, the icy domain of the dead.
3: SVARTALFHEIM, the land of the dark elves (or dwarves).
4: JOTUNHEIM, land of the giants.
5: MIDGARD, Middle-earth, our bit, the realm of humans.
8: ALFHEIM, the land of the light elves.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Scandinavia
Gender : Sorry, we don't know
Type : Legendary Place
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : NIU-HEIMAR, NÍU-HEIMAR
Popularity index : 1912
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