Freyr

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Freyr (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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Usage

In literature:

Soult attacked a Spanish corps commanded by General Freyre.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
Frea is called Freyr in old Norse, and in old German, Fro.
"Religion and Lust" by James Weir
Freyre, English officer, 118.
"The Political History of England - Vol XI" by George Brodrick
One came from France, under Fernando Freyre y Andrade, bringing 5,000 rifles and 1,000,000 cartridges.
"The History of Cuba, vol. 4" by Willis Fletcher Johnson
Freyre, attacks and takes Chiloe, 298, 299.
"Narrative of the surveying voyages of His Majesty's ships Adventure and Beagle, between the years 1826 and 1836" by Robert FitzRoy
Freyr's festival was at Yule-tide.
"The Grotesque in Church Art" by T. Tindall Wildridge
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In news:

Gunnar Freyr Steinsson, Postmedia News.
Hollyn Johnson The Flint Journal In this 2010 photo, Samuel Tedford of Flint listens to Joe Freyre & Epiphany with his daughter Kyla, 6, during the Flint Jazz Festival at Riverbank Park.
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