Wayland the Smith

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Noun1.Wayland the Smith - (European mythology) a supernatural smith and king of the elves; identified with Norse Volund
mythology - myths collectively; the body of stories associated with a culture or institution or person
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
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He thinks Christianity has sapped the strength and character of the English; he hopes, after centuries of Christian suppression, to revive the ancient Germanic mythology that honored Woden and the quasidivine Weland, archetypal smith who, Buccmaster supposes, crafted the sword bequeathed to him by his like-minded grandfather.
Beowulf's byrne [corslet] was made by Weland, and the iron shield he bore against the serpent by his own smiths: it is not yet the breastplate of righteousness, nor the shield of faith for the quenching of all the fiery darts of the wicked" (23).
Weland and his coworkers [6] synthesized sterically hindered tertiary amines by reaction of iminium salts.
Weland and colleagues concluded that programmes which more effectively engage and support the community around the person affected by leprosy will be vital.
I said the bones of wise Weland / because the skill which Christ grants to / any earth dweller cannot be lost by him.
30am - he headed to Holy Island for a similar gag involving ordinary members of the public and that time he was made weland that time he was made welcome.
The consortium also includes other Swedish real estate investors including Hemfosa Fastigheter AB, Catella AB, Weland Fastigheter AB and Brinova Fastigheter AB (STO: BRIN B).
TOUGH TIES: Phil Weland watches as and Carl Wilkins bowls; (bottom left) Arthur Higginson; (right) Philip Brown watches Noel Bates bowling.
Poisoned weapons, however, are a common occurrence in the sagas of the Icelanders and decapitation is much better attested in Germanic heroic and mythological poetry than the author acknowledges (compare the story of Weland the smith, the beheading of Mimir, Hagen beheading the ferryman in the Nibelungenlied, and many others).
A Bewick's swan at the Wildfowl and Weland Trust at Slimbridge
Manufactured by the Weland Group in Sweden, the Gripper joins the WeLoc, range of clips and bag sealers.