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The VIKINGS
UNSCRAMBLE THESE WORDS
frjdo
opsoentsa
otodle
zyBineatn
Norse
sreoenNm
lnDgdeae
kseeBrre
Ynlignag
fjord
soapstone
looted
B...
THE VIKINGS–VISCIOUS SCANDALS
fierce
BLOODTHIRSTY
TERROR
Burnt
building
Loot
treasures
WERE THEY MORE THAN
JUST VISCIOUS SCANDALS???
From about 2000 BC, the Vikings lived
in today's known as…
SWEDEN
DENMARK
NORWAY
Their Culture
MOSTLY
FARMING
SOME
CARVE
WOOD
SOME
MAKE
BOATS
Viking boats could carry >50 men
The boats have shallow draught, so they can
move to river
GOING
BERSERK
It happened in 793 in Lindisfarne
English rules have to pay Danegeld to avoid
being attacked (upto 10.000 kg silver)
What’s in a name
• Influence pf Viking placenames: -ness, -
borough, -holme, -htorpe, and –wick
• The 24 character runic a...
GIANTS, GODS, & CREATION
The texts of Viking Creation story were written after
they became Christians in 20th century
Elde...
How the viking world began
3 realms:
Niffleheim (cold- north)
Ginnunggagap (empty)
Muspellheim (hot- south)
The Viking Realms
How the viking world began
3 realms:
Niffleheim (cold- north)
Ginnunggagap (empty)
Muspellheim (hot- south)
Niffleheim met...
I survived
by licking
the salty
frost
I survived
by sucking
his milk
using my 4
mouths
I survived
by licking
the salty
frost
I survived
by sucking
his milk
using my 4
mouths
How the viking world began
3 realms:
Niffleheim
(Ginnunggagap
Muspellheim
Niffleheim met
Muspellheim and
created Ymir &
Au...
2 giants from
the sweat of
his left
armpit & his
leg
1 deity (Buri) when
Audhumbla was licking and
uncovered Ymir’s hair
How the viking world began3
realms:
Nifflehei
m
(Ginnun
ggagap
Muspell
heim
Nifflehei
m met
Muspellh
eim and
created
Ymir ...
Odin
Vili
Ve
How the viking world began
3 realms:
Niffleheim
Ginnunggagap
Muspellheim
Niffleheim
met
Muspellheim
and created
Ymir &
Aud...
Thor – God of Thunder
Thursday
Odin – God of Wisdom, War,
Death & Poetry – Chief GodBalder-God of Light
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The vikings

  1. 1. The VIKINGS
  2. 2. UNSCRAMBLE THESE WORDS frjdo opsoentsa otodle zyBineatn Norse sreoenNm lnDgdeae kseeBrre Ynlignag fjord soapstone looted Byzantine Norse Norsemen Danegeld Beserker Ynglinga
  3. 3. THE VIKINGS–VISCIOUS SCANDALS fierce BLOODTHIRSTY TERROR Burnt building Loot treasures
  4. 4. WERE THEY MORE THAN JUST VISCIOUS SCANDALS???
  5. 5. From about 2000 BC, the Vikings lived in today's known as… SWEDEN DENMARK NORWAY
  6. 6. Their Culture MOSTLY FARMING SOME CARVE WOOD SOME MAKE BOATS
  7. 7. Viking boats could carry >50 men The boats have shallow draught, so they can move to river
  8. 8. GOING BERSERK It happened in 793 in Lindisfarne
  9. 9. English rules have to pay Danegeld to avoid being attacked (upto 10.000 kg silver)
  10. 10. What’s in a name • Influence pf Viking placenames: -ness, - borough, -holme, -htorpe, and –wick • The 24 character runic alphabet for writing, casting spells, and fortune telling
  11. 11. GIANTS, GODS, & CREATION The texts of Viking Creation story were written after they became Christians in 20th century Elder Edda Heimskringla Prose Edda
  12. 12. How the viking world began 3 realms: Niffleheim (cold- north) Ginnunggagap (empty) Muspellheim (hot- south)
  13. 13. The Viking Realms
  14. 14. How the viking world began 3 realms: Niffleheim (cold- north) Ginnunggagap (empty) Muspellheim (hot- south) Niffleheim met Muspellheim and created the giant Ymir & a huge cow Audhumbla
  15. 15. I survived by licking the salty frost I survived by sucking his milk using my 4 mouths
  16. 16. I survived by licking the salty frost I survived by sucking his milk using my 4 mouths
  17. 17. How the viking world began 3 realms: Niffleheim (Ginnunggagap Muspellheim Niffleheim met Muspellheim and created Ymir & Audhumbla Ymir gave birth to 2 giants & Buri
  18. 18. 2 giants from the sweat of his left armpit & his leg 1 deity (Buri) when Audhumbla was licking and uncovered Ymir’s hair
  19. 19. How the viking world began3 realms: Nifflehei m (Ginnun ggagap Muspell heim Nifflehei m met Muspellh eim and created Ymir & Ymir gave birth to 2 giants & Buri Ymir gave birth to 2 giants & Buri Buri got married & gave birth to Odin, Vili, & Ve
  20. 20. Odin Vili Ve
  21. 21. How the viking world began 3 realms: Niffleheim Ginnunggagap Muspellheim Niffleheim met Muspellheim and created Ymir & Audhumbla Ymir gave birth to 2 giants & Buri Ymir gave birth to 2 giants & Buri Buri got married & gave birth to Odin, Vili, & Ve The gods killed Ymir & bring his body to Ginunggagap Ymir’s body turned into land, his bones into mountains, and bones into rocks, brains become cloud The Gods turned the trees neaR the sea of blood into Ask (man) & Embla (woman) that become HUMAN IN Midgard
  22. 22. Thor – God of Thunder Thursday Odin – God of Wisdom, War, Death & Poetry – Chief GodBalder-God of Light

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