Wolves play a strong role in Norse Belifs:
Fenrir [pronounced FIN-reer] is a monstrous wolf in Norse belif. It is the father of the wolves Sköll and Hati Hróðvitnisson, is a son of Loki, and is foretold to kill the god Odin during the events of Ragnarök, but will in turn, be killed by Odin’s son Víðarr. You can read more about Fenrir’s belif here.
- Geri and Freki
Geri and Freki both meaning “the ravenous” or “the greedy one” are two wolves accompanied the god Odin. You can read more about this here.
- Sköll and Hati
Sköll and Hat are wargs, where Sköll chases 2 horses that drag chariots which contain the sun. Hati is said to chase Máni, the moon. During Ragnorak, Sköll and Hati succeed. .
The word warg typically means wolf, but in particular that of an evil one. Typically Fenrir, Sköll and Hati are depicted as wargs. You can read more about this here.
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