• WordNet 3.6
    • n Frey (Norse mythology) god of earth's fertility and peace and prosperity; son of Njorth and brother of Freya; originally of the Vanir; later with the Aesir
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n Frey In Norse myth., the god of the earth's fruitfulness, presiding over rain, sunshine, and all the fruits of the earth, and dispensing wealth among men; the son of Njord. He was especially worshiped in the temple at Upsala in Sweden.
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In literature:

W. B. Frey, Miss Nora Hill, Rev.
"The American Missionary--Volume 49, No. 02, February, 1895" by Various
D: Frey Bentos guano.
"Manures and the principles of manuring" by Charles Morton Aikman
The Freys, who lived on the third floor, were going to give a Christmas dinner party, and all the other tenants were invited.
"Solomon Crow's Christmas Pockets and Other Tales" by Ruth McEnery Stuart
Who of that great church can forget Frey Chambers, Thomas, Nichols, Gregg, Epps and others whose names I cannot now recall?
"Hanover; Or The Persecution of the Lowly" by David Bryant Fulton
Frey's own sword but an ell long is made.
"Myths of the Norsemen" by H. A. Guerber
One was that of Captain Manuel Nunez, the other the black-robed form of Frey Bartolomeo.
"In the Days of Drake" by J. S. Fletcher
Another Netherlander who painted at Evora was Frey Carlos, who came to Espinheiro close by in 1507.
"Portuguese Architecture" by Walter Crum Watson
Loki gratefully took the spear, and there now only remained the gift for Frey.
"Told by the Northmen:" by E. M. [Ethel Mary] Wilmot-Buxton
It consisted of Odin, Thor, and Frey.
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
And in 1523, on the Feast of the Presentation, early in the morning, died my father-in-law, Hans Frey.
"Durer" by M. F. Sweetser
Before reading it he looked at the other two, and especially at Frey Tullio the Neapolitan.
"The White Plumes of Navarre" by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
King Heithrek worshipped Frey, and he used to give Frey the biggest boar he could find.
"Stories and Ballads of the Far Past" by Nora Kershaw
Fierce worshipers were they of the old gods Odin, Frey, and Thor.
"Stories of the Olden Time" by Various
Loki reviles the gods, one after the other: at last he exchanges reproaches with Frey.
"Beowulf" by R. W. Chambers
Frey, the son of Njord, rules over the seasons, and gives peace and good crops.
"The Story of Norway" by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
By HEINRICH FREY, Professor of Medicine in Zurich.
"Schweigger on Squint" by C. Schweigger
Captain Frey, second in command of the battalion, was shot twice through the stomach while leading reenforcements to his front line.
"Average Americans" by Theodore Roosevelt
A file of policemen, with Marshals Gray and Frey, kept the street open for the parade.
"Baltimore and The Nineteenth of April, 1861" by George William Brown
Professor Fergusson and B. E. Hildebrand on the contents of Odin and Frey's "howes," near Upsala, opened in 1846-7.
"On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire" by Charles Hardwick
Many terrible blows were exchanged ere Frey fell; but the Fire King's sword outshone the sun, and where was the sword of Frey?
"The Heroes of Asgard" by Annie Keary

In poetry:

Jarl Thorkell of Thevera
At Yule-time made his vow;
On Rykdal's holy Doom-stone
He slew to Frey his cow.
"The Dole Of Jarl Thorkell" by John Greenleaf Whittier
To bounteous Frey he slew her;
To Skuld, the younger Norn,
Who watches over birth and death,
He gave her calf unborn.
"The Dole Of Jarl Thorkell" by John Greenleaf Whittier
She sang: "The winds from Alfheim
Bring never sound of strife;
The gifts for Frey the meetest
Are not of death, but life.
"The Dole Of Jarl Thorkell" by John Greenleaf Whittier
"Make dole of skyr and black bread
That old and young may live;
And look to Frey for favor
When first like Frey you give.
"The Dole Of Jarl Thorkell" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

Diamond White and CeCe Frey Credit: FOX (2).
CeCe Frey finally left "The X Factor" Thursday night, and we didn't even have to hear her sing again.
Frey , the clerk of the Fairfax County Circuit Court since 1992, and Republican candidate for Virginia attorney general since last December, has announced he is withdrawing from the race.
Marilyn H (Frey) McCoy-Seely, 82, residing in Norwalk, Ohio died early Sunday morning in the Stein Hospice Care Center following a lengthy illness.
Futurist Thomas Frey makes bold prediction about technology's impact on the job market.
Futurist Thomas Frey seems to think so.
Also show are sales staff members, l-r, Rod Frey, Sonya Steigerwalt, Viveke Lavan, and Nicci Fritzinger.
The fraud charge alleges he groped them while acting as if the touching was part of a legitimate medical exam, Deputy District Attorney Christi Frey said.
Eagles frontman Glenn Frey has a new role - college professor.
Albert Frey house, Tom Kundig's Delta Shelter, living apart together, architectural haiku .
Updated Thursday, Nov 8, 2012, at 9:16 p.m. George Frey/Associated Press.
( George Frey / Getty Images ).
After a preliminary hearing Thursday, District Judge Jerry Cartwright ordered Frey held for trial on both counts against him.
Keane, Glenn Frey, Liza Minnelli, more.
Glenn Frey's long run from singer to professor.

In science:

Frey, Economics as a Science of Human Behaviour: Towards a New Social Science Paradigm (Springer, 1999). [137] L. M. A.
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics
Pierobon P, Mobilia M, Kouyos R, Frey E (2006) Bottleneck-induced transitions in a minimal model for intracellular transport.
Equivalence between two-dimensional cell-sorting and one-dimensional generalized random walk -- spin representations of generating operators
The author is grateful for the comments and suggestions from Albrecht Rudinger, Ray Frey, Ben Owen and Alberto Vecchio.
Gravitational Wave Astronomy: Needle in a Haystack
In Refs. (Delbecq et al., 2011; Frey et al., 2012), the coupling was demonstrated by using the dispersive frequency shift of the resonator as a probe for the charge state of the quantum dots.
Hybrid quantum circuits: Superconducting circuits interacting with other quantum systems
Note that semiconductor quantum dots have also been experimentally integrated into superconducting resonators (Frey et al., 2012); however, their coherence times are much shorter than impurity spins.
Hybrid quantum circuits: Superconducting circuits interacting with other quantum systems
Frey et al., in New Directions for High-Energy Physics: Snowmass 96, D. G.
Linear Collider Physics Resource Book for Snowmass 2001 - Part 1: Introduction
Frey, “Warped strings: Self-dual flux and contemporary compactifications,” arXiv:hep-th/0308156.
Primordial Fluctuations in String Cosmology
Kschischang, F., Frey, B., & Loeliger, H.-A. (2001).
Graphical-model Based Multiple Testing under Dependence, with Applications to Genome-wide Association Studies
Frey and Joseph Polchinski. N=3 warped compactifications.
Models of Particle Physics from Type IIB String Theory and F-theory: A Review
Frey, Phase coexistence in driven one-dimensional transport, Phys.
Template-directed biopolymerization: tape-copying Turing machines
Frey, Doctoral Thesis, Technische Universit¨at M¨unchen, unpublished (1989).
Critical Dynamics of Magnets
Frey, “Disorder diffuse scattering of X -rays and neutrons”, in: International Tables of Crystal lography B, ed. U.
Diffraction of random tilings: some rigorous results
They are in excellent agreement with the Monte Carlo data (symbols) obtained by Wilhelm and Frey , and better than their one-loop perturbative results (thin curves) which are good only for very stiff polymers.
End-To-End Distribution Function Function of Stiff Polymers for all Persistence Lengths
They are compared with the Monte Carlo calculations of Wilhelm and Frey (symbols) and with his large-stiffness one-loop perturbative results (thin curves).
End-To-End Distribution Function Function of Stiff Polymers for all Persistence Lengths
Frey, editor, On Artin’s conjecture for odd 2-dimensional representations, volume 1585 of Lecture Notes in Math.
Hecke Operators for Period Functions for Congruence Subgroups