Mimir


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Mi·mir

 (mē′mîr′)
n. Norse Mythology
A giant who lived by the roots of Yggdrasil, where he guarded the well of wisdom.

[Old Norse Mīmir.]

Mimir

(ˈmiːmɪə)
n
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth a giant who guarded the well of wisdom near the roots of Yggdrasil
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Noun1.Mimir - (Norse mythology) giant who lives in the roots of Yggdrasil and guards the well of wisdomMimir - (Norse mythology) giant who lives in the roots of Yggdrasil and guards the well of wisdom
Norse mythology - the mythology of Scandinavia (shared in part by Britain and Germany) until the establishment of Christianity
giant - an imaginary figure of superhuman size and strength; appears in folklore and fairy tales
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The three gods are leaving peacefully, and quite contentedly, in this artist's representation, perhaps because they are leaving Yggdrasil's temple in the hands of Christians and Christ, for whom they prepared the way by embodying ancient stories of wisdom, strength, and happiness--and by helping all to remember the deep roots of Mimir's old and hopeful story that salvation would come in the form of a tree.
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).