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Bragi certainly has a way with words. When the giant Aegir asks him about the origin of poetry at an Asgard feast, Bragi gives him the long answer: a whole 50,000-word book about poetry's beginnings as the spit of the gods (yep, you read that right). Along with that comes a whole thesaurus of poetry, spoken by the Norse god of poetry himself. (How'd you like to have this guy as a dinner companion?)
In fact, Bragi is so closely associated with poetry that the Old Norse word for it, bragr, may actually be derived from his name. In other words, poetry is "what Bragi does." In his list of the Norse gods, Snorri Sturluson tells us that Bragi a very wise guy. He knows more than anyone about being a "skald," or court poet. Maybe that's why he has the ultimate tattoo: runes (mysterious, magical word-symbols) carved right on his tongue (ouch!).
A poet who knows it and whose tongue shows it; "Husband of Idunn," the "Long-bearded God," "First Maker of Poetry," "Son of Odin" (all nicknames given him in Skáldskaparmál, book 10); The Wordinator, Bragster
God of poetry and skald extraordinaire
Asgard School of the Arts, concentration in creative writing
I support all endowments and initiatives to fund the arts, especially poetry!
(probably) Odin and (possibly) Frigg
(probably) the other children of Odin:
Aegir, a faithful student of my poetic teachings!
Loki, who insults my battle skills when I refuse to let him enter Aegir's feast (come on, dude!)
Married to Idunn
"I mean, when it's time to rhyme rhyme, I can get down for mine."
The Aeneid by Virgil
Hey Jack Kerouac by 10,000 Maniacs