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Definition of the noun fafnir
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- (Norse mythology) the Norse dragon that guarded a treasure and was slain by Sigurd
- Fafnir: In Norse mythology, Fáfnir or Frænir was a son of the dwarf king Hreidmar and brother of Regin, Lyngheiðr, Lofnheiðr and Ótr. After being affected by the curse of Andvari's ring and gold, Fafnir became a dragon and was slain by Sigurd.
- also known as Fafner
- Fafnir is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appears in the title Thor #134, and was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.
"Fafnir" is a book by Bernard Evslin.
Fafnir was a German engine and vehicle manufacturer based in Aachen. They made a range of cars between 1908 and 1926.
Fafnir – Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research is a peer reviewed, interdisciplinary academic journal published by the Finnish Society of Science Fiction and Fantasy Researchers.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Fafnir
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The Mythic Journey (2017)
Use Myths, Fairy Tales, and Folklore to Explain Life's Mysteries by Liz Greene, Juliet Sharman-Burke
The dragon Fafnir is a curious creature, part giant and part dragon. This figure is an image of human...
The Outlook (1915)
Fafnir is the Slavic peril. Wotan is conscientious scruple about international law and humanity associated with Pharisaism, as the Prussian war party believes, which can never prevail against military necessity; Siegfried must not be allowed to ...
New Outlook (1915)
by Alfred Emanuel Smith, Francis Walton
Fafnir is the Slavic peril. Wotan is conscientious scruple about international law and humanity associated with Pharisaism, as the Prussian war party believes, which can never prevail against military necessity. Siegfried must not be allowed to ...
by Amanda Hodgson
Fafnir is the Python of the north...
by Carla Mooney
Scandinavia Fafnir is a dragon from a Scandinavian story.
by Theresa Bane
Variations: Fáfnir, Frænir Fafnir was one of the DRAGONS named in Thorgrimr's Rhymes and in Snorri Sturluson's...
by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson
Fafnir Midmontane Rainforest Frog Albericus fafniri Menzies, 1999 Fafnir appears in Der Ring des Nibelungen as a giant who transforms himself into a dragon, in order to guard a gold hoard see Siegfried, third opera in the Ring cycle .
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
who urges him on to slay the dragon Fafnir [PYTHoN], who lay...
Having slain the sons of King Hunding, Sigurdr attacks and slays Fafnir, thus becoming master of the golden treasure, ...
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- Bramo Fafnir
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- Baron Fafnir
Named after the Norse mythology of Fafnir. Once a dwarf who turned into a dragon. A very greedy lord.
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- Fafnir Looking Cute
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- Bramo Fafnir (Fw 200 Condor engine)
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- Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight
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Scrabble value of F4A1F4N1I1R1
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Anagrams of FAFNIR
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