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Skidbladnir

The name of a ship, made by the dwarfs and given to Frey. It was so capacious that it would hold all the gods, with their weapons and armor, and, when the sails were set, it always had a fair wind. When not required for navigation, it could be folded up like a piece of cloth.

A Dictionary of the Noted Names in Fiction by William A. Wheeler, 1865.

Siguna

The wife of Loki, celebrated for her constancy to him. She sits by him in the subterranean cavern where he is chained, and holds out a vase to catch the venom dropped by the serpents which hang over him. When she goes out to empty the vessel, the poison falls on his limbs, and his writhing causes earthquakes.

A Dictionary of the Noted Names in Fiction by William A. Wheeler, 1865.

Mimar

The god of eloquence and wisdom. He was the guardian of a well in which wit and wisdom lay hidden, and of which he drank every morning from the horn Gjallar. Odin once drank from this fountain, and by doing so became the wisest of gods and men; but he purchased the privilege and distinction at the cost of one eye, which Mimir exacted from him.

A Dictionary of the Noted Names in Fiction by William A. Wheeler, 1865.