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'''Odin''' is recognized as the chief [[god|deity]] in the [[Norse]] pantheon.
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'''Odin''' is a [[Norse]] [[god]], equivalent to the German and [[Anglo-Saxon]] god Woden. He is the head of Asgard, the home of the Norse gods, and the father of [[Thor]].
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Most of the extant stories about Odin are contained in the prose and poetic [[Edda]]s.
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Revision as of 12:10, 17 September 2011

Odin is a Norse god, equivalent to the German and Anglo-Saxon god Woden. He is the head of Asgard, the home of the Norse gods, and the father of Thor.

Most of the extant stories about Odin are contained in the prose and poetic Eddas.


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