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Njord

(njɔːd) or

Njorth

n
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the god of the sea, fishing, and prosperity

Njord

(nyɔrd)

n.
the Norse god of winds, navigation, and prosperity, and the father of Frey and Freya.
[< Old Norse Njǫrthr; compare Latin Nerthus, a Germanic female deity described by Tacitus]
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Noun1.Njord - (Norse mythology) chief of the VanirNjord - (Norse mythology) chief of the Vanir; god of the sea and winds and prosperity; father of Frey and Freya; sometimes subsumes Teutonic Nerthus
Norse mythology - the mythology of Scandinavia (shared in part by Britain and Germany) until the establishment of Christianity
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Faroe's Norwegian parent, DNO, traded stakes in the Njord, Hyme and Bauge developments for Equinor's interests in the producing Alve, Marulk, Ringhorne East and Vilje fields in a cashless deal.
As part of the transaction, Faroe Petroleum's interests in the non-producing Njord and Hyme redevelopment and Bauge development assets were exchanged for interests in four Equinor-held producing assets on a cashless basis, including interests in the Alve, Marulk, Ringhorne East and Vilje fields, said a statement from the company.
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This well is located approximately 40 kilometres south of the Draugen and Njord fields and 30 kilometres southeast of the Fenja field.
Faroe will retain 7.5% stake in Fenja, underlining Faroe's support for the project, and fully aligning Faroe's equity at 7.5% across the Greater Njord Area (Njord, Fenja, Bauge and Hyme).
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