German - A fertility-god. A pillar dedicated to this god, who was said to support the world, was destroyed by Charlemagne. In some accounts, the name is merely that of the sacred pillar. Occasionally identified as Hermensul, Herminsul, Herminsul, Irmensaule, Irmensaule, Irminsul, Irminsul, Tiwaz, Tiwaz, E(a)r, Erchtag, Ir, Tiuz, Tiw(a), Zio Ziu(-Wara), Ziu(men), Saxon Tig or Norse Tyr.

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