- Norse (culture)
- Celestial (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A cosmic stag with antlers of oak, it stood upon the rooftop of the Valhalla place in the upper world and gazed upon the leaves of the world tree Yggdrasil. Waters dripped from his antlers into the wells of Hvergelmir which in turn flowed into all the rivers of the world.
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