Also known as Garmr
- Norse (culture)
- Hellish (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
One of the hellish dogs of Scandinavian legend. He guards the entrance of the underworld and has four eyes and his body is always covered in blood. He is extremely vicious to those that have done wrong in life before they enter the underworld. At Ragnarok he howls before the final battle and when many creatures and gods lay dead he fights Tyr the one handed god and both kill each other. Others were great wolves were Fenris, Freki, Mangamyr and Hati.
Garm has been viewed 2209 times.
Know something about Garm?
© Copyright 2013 Mythical Creatures List Garm
Background Illustrations (Left top-bottom, right top-bottom): Medusa by Gonzalo Ordonez, Loch Ness Monster by dyb,
Basilisk by JustMick, Shuck by Serphire, Ts Um A Kas - Illustration of a rock painting (from Dover publications).