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What material ist the Naglfar in Norse mythology made from?
Fingernails. Naglfar is a boat made entirely from the fingernails and toenails of the dead. During the events of Ragnarök, Naglfar is foretold to sail to Vígríðr, ferrying hordes that will do battle with the gods.
How many planets in the Solar System are not named after a Greek or Roman god?
One. It's the Earth.
What is the name of Orion's dog in the Greek mythology?
Sirius. Along with his owner, he was fatally bitten by a scorpion. Both characters were commemorated in astronomy as the names for Orion constellation and Sirius star. to: The name of the Arctic comes from the Greek word for...
In the Nordic mythology, what is the name of the dog guard at the gates of the kingdom of the dead?
Garm. In Norse mythology, Garmr or Garm is a wolf or dog associated with both Hel and Ragnarök, and described as a blood-stained guardian of Hell's gate.
Who created Mjölnir, Thor's hammer? (in Norse mythology)
The dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkr. Mjölnir is the hammer of Thor, the Norse god associated with thunder. Mjölnir is depicted in Norse mythology as one of the most fearsome and powerful weapons in existence, capable of leveling mountains. In his account of Norse mythology, Snorri Sturluson relates how the hammer was made by the dwarven brothers Eitri and Brokkr, and how its characteristically short handle was due to a mishap during its manufacture.
The symbol of which country is Chollima, the Winged Horse?
North Korea. The Chollima Statue is a monument on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea. The monument symbolizes the "Chollima speed" of the Chollima Movement. The legendary winged horse Chollima depicted by the monument is said to travel 400 km a day.