Norse Mythology — Women and religion

Women in the Viking Age

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Women in the Viking Age

Summary of Women in the Viking Age Women in society The female slave The middle-class woman The wife of the nobility The physiognomy and character of wome Women before the law The prohibitions The freedoms Women and religion The völvur Women and Christianization Women and colonization Iceland Ireland, England and Scotland Women and war Skjaldmös and valkyries Burials of female combatants Influential women Auður djúpúðga Ketilsdóttir Freydís Eiríksdóttir Emma Women in society Archaeological discoveries, medieval laws and literature, as well as runic inscriptions and various representations (amulets, tapestries, etc.) are the...

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