- Norse (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Cave Dweller (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
The mother of Grendel who featured in the 8th century tale of Beowulf. She was a large humanoid creature that lived in the swamps and fought Beowulf in combat.
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