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Heimdall

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

In Scandinavian mythology, the watchman of the gods, said to have been the son of nine mothers.

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Heimdall

David Leeming.

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Customs and Traditions. 64 words.

The Norse god and son of nine mothers, who could hear and see all things, Heimdall was of the old

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Heimdall

Overview page. Subjects: Religion.

In Scandinavian mythology, the watchman of the gods, said to have been the son of nine mothers.

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Heimdall

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 44 words.

In Scandinavian mythology, a god of light who guards the rainbow bridge, bifrost. He was the son of the

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Heimdall

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 18 words.

in Scandinavian mythology, the watchman of the gods, said to have been the son of nine mothers.

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Demoniac

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

This Auckland, New Zealand-based heavy metal band was formed in 1993 by Lindsay ‘Behemoth’ Dawson (b. New Zealand; vocals/bass), Sam ‘Heimdall’ Totman (b. 8 August 1979, Hertfordshire,...

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Heimdallr sensitivity

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Any extremely low absolute threshold, especially for hearing; another name for hyperacusis, hyperaesthesia, hyperalgesia, thermalgesia, and other forms of sensory hypersensitivity. Also...

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Callisto

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The second-largest satellite of Jupiter, and the outermost of the four Galilean satellites; also known as Jupiter IV. It orbits 1 883 000 km from Jupiter's centre in 16.689 days, keeping...

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