Norse Mythology

The Mighty Gods of the Vikings...


Norse Grain God

The God of Barley

Together with his wife Beyla, he is a domestic deity of Freyr.

Beyla keeps bees and does things with barley so it might appear they make barley sugar and honey. Our supposition is that they do cellar work, with mead and beer high on the agenda.

Byggvir Facts and Figures

Name: Byggvir
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Grain
Area of expertise: Grain

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 4871

Copy this link to share with anyone:

Share this page on social media:

Link to this page:

HTML: To link to this page, just copy and paste the link below into your blog, web page or email.

BBCODE: To link to this page in a forum post or comment box, just copy and paste the link code below:

Cite this article

Here's the info you need to cite this page. Just copy the text in the box below.

Article last revised on August 06, 2018 by Rowan Allen.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Permissions page

Oh woe. Javascript is switched off in your browser.
Some bits of this website may not work unless you switch it on.