Sunday, June 22, 2014

Fact of the Day: Mother Loki

In Norse mythology, Odin's horse Sleipnir was the son of Loki. Except Loki gave birth to him in the form of a female horse, making Loki his mother. 

19 comments:

  1. I started watching a series about vikings this year and I love it. This is very interesting for me. Kisses:)

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  2. I've only been interested in Greek mythology, but methinks it's time to read up on Norse mythology too....

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  3. OK I read the post four times and still don't get it....

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  4. One of my favorite Norse myths! Oh Loki! That's what you get when you're a shapeshifter. Knocked up by a stallion.

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  5. Wow! Love this story

    http://afinaskaterblogspotcom.blogspot.ru/

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  6. Hey Adam, you'll get a kick out of this! The funniest part is Loki's face when he sees the pregnancy test results:

    http://tomhiddlestunned.tumblr.com/post/26685573989

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  7. I like these Greek Gods.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  8. It took me a moment to work through the relationships! I was thinking Gandolf and Aragorn when I saw the photo! Have a happy week!

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