- Norse (culture)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
One of the Swan Maidens from the tales of Scandinavia. The others were Alvit, and Svanhit. These supernatural beings lived in a land called Murkwoood. They flew away from this place and ventured into the outside world. They arrived at Wolfdales and met three handsome husbands; Volundr, Egil and Slagfidr. They married these men and lived them for 7 years in the Wolfdales. Later they journeyed back with them to Murkwood to live there forever.
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