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Rune: Teiwaz
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at May 5th, 2011 (05:07 pm)



Teiwaz

Meaning:

Tiewaz was the original creator god of the Germanic peoples, who later became known as Tyr. His name is related to the sanskrit word dyaus, meaning divine, and to Jehovah, a Hebrew name for god. 1 Warrior, sacrifice, intrigue, courage, justice. Victory, honor, justice, balance.
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Reversed Meaning:

Blocked energy, listless, questionable motives. Struggle, frustration, legal or emotional problems.

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Rune:Sowulu
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at May 3rd, 2011 (08:21 pm)



Sowulo

Meaning:

Also known as sigil in old English and sol in old Norse, sowilu is the sun rune. the sun is a principal focus of worship in all pagan religions and even in Christianity, Jesus is linked to the sun in his role as the light of god. 1 Victory, clear vision, honor, achievement, rest, mostly positive rune. Success, wholeness, vitality, good fortune.
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Reversed Meaning:

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The Runes of Elfland
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at May 3rd, 2011 (08:04 pm)

Just found this book at B&N at the bargain priced section for $9.95



There's some lovely pictures depicting each rune and a story to go along with it. I haven't read it yet but what I've browsed so far it seems great.

Amazon.com: The Runes of Elfland Goodreads: The Runes of Elfland

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Rune:Algiz
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at March 23rd, 2011 (08:20 am)



Elhaz/Algiz

Meaning:

Algiz has been translated as elk, protection, swan and sedge grass. the gothic word alhs, meaning sanctuary or temple, may come from the same linguistic root. 1 Friendship, optimism, aspiration, fortunate, soul. Protection, sanctuary, prayer, friendship, trust, faith.
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Reversed Meaning:

Used by others, wait, mislead, vulnerable. Danger, stress, vulnerability, deception.

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Rune: Pertho
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at February 16th, 2011 (08:35 pm)



Perdhro

Meaning:

Pertho is the most difficult to interpret of all the runes because even its mundane meaning is uncertain. it has been translated variously as apple tree, pear tree, chess piece, dice cup, fate, game, dance, hearth and vagina. 1 Destiny, mystery, secrets, sexuality, initiation. Mystery, karma, chance, unpredictable event, exposure.
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Reversed Meaning:

Revealed secrets, unexpected results, disloyal. Chaos, harmful secret, disempowerment, disappointment.

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Rune: Eihwaz
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at February 15th, 2011 (04:30 am)



Eihwaz

Meaning:

Eihwaz means yew tree, one of the most revered trees among the northern European peoples and considered by some scholars to be the symbol for the world tree yggdrasil rather than the ash. 1 Rebirth, persevere, quest, conflict, success. Flexibility, endurance, protection, empowerment, resolution.
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Reversed Meaning:

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Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic [userpic]
Rune: Jera
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at February 6th, 2011 (07:56 am)



Jera

Meaning:

The number 12 signifies the solar cycle of 12 months. Appropriately it is also the number of Jera, the rune whose name means year, the full solar cycle. In the old Germanic tongue, jera also means harvest. 1 harvest, legalities, reward, contentment. Harvest, reward, renewal, birth, new beginning.
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Reversed Meaning:

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Rune: Isa
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at January 30th, 2011 (06:43 pm)



Isa

Meaning:

Isa has the same meaning in all the old Germanic tongues: ice. ice represents status, the ceasing of all flow, the arresting of all movement. isa therefore suggests obstacles and hindrance. 1 static, energy loss, cooling, separation, focus, privacy, ill feelings. standstill, thwarted plans, leisure break, recharging of batteries.
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Rune: Naudhiz
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at January 25th, 2011 (08:58 pm)



Naudhiz

Meaning:

The tenth rune goes by the name of Nyd in the old English and nauths in gothic. it translates as need, necessity and distress. naudhiz warns us to consider our deepest needs but the guard against compulsive desires. 1 Patience, omens, stress, obstacles, necessity. basic needs, survival, intervention, adaptability, patience.
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Reversed Meaning:

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Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic [userpic]
Rune: Hagalaz
by Deaana - Not obsessed just highly enthusiastic (deaana)
at January 20th, 2011 (08:25 pm)



Hagalaz

Meaning:

Hagalaz is generally considered to be one of the most ominous of the runes because its name means hail, one of the most destructive of all weather forms. However it also bears the seeds of regeneration. 1 Limits, upheavals, risks, delays, shadows. Shock, damage, unpredictability, arbitrary disruption.
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