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n. Norse Mythology
A god of war, son of Odin.
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Tyr(tjʊə; tɪə) or
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the god of war, son of Odin. Anglo-Saxon counterpart: Tiu
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|Noun||1.||Tyr - (Norse mythology) god of war and strife and son of Odin; identified with Anglo-Saxon Tiu|
Norse mythology - the mythology of Scandinavia (shared in part by Britain and Germany) until the establishment of Christianity
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