Aesir

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Aesir

(ĕ`sər): see Germanic religionGermanic religion,
pre-Christian religious practices among the tribes of Western Europe, Germany, and Scandinavia. The main sources for our knowledge are the Germania of Tacitus and the Elder Edda and the Younger Edda.
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Aesir

the Teutonic pantheon. [Norse Myth.: Leach, 17]
See: God
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