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Frey

 (frā) also Freyr (frâr)
n. Norse Mythology
The god who dispenses peace, good weather, prosperity, and bountiful crops; the brother of Freya.

[Old Norse Freyr; see per in Indo-European roots.]
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Frey

(freɪ) or

Freyr

n
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the god of earth's fertility and dispenser of prosperity
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Frey

(freɪ)

n.
the Norse god of peace and fertility.
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Noun1.Frey - (Norse mythology) god of earth's fertility and peace and prosperityFrey - (Norse mythology) god of earth's fertility and peace and prosperity; son of Njorth and brother of Freya; originally of the Vanir; later with the Aesir
Norse mythology - the mythology of Scandinavia (shared in part by Britain and Germany) until the establishment of Christianity
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