Norse - The spear of Odin. In some accounts, this marvellous weapon was made by the dwarf Dvalin and presented to Odin by Loki; in others, Odin fashioned it himself from a branch of Yggdrasil and a blade was later added by the dwarfs. When thrown it had the power to determine the outcome of the battle by the direction of its flight. In some accounts, it is referred to as the sword of Odin. On occassion, referred to as Gungnir, Gunger, Gunger, Gungner, Gungner, Gung(n)er or Gung(n)er.

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