Norse - The later deities of the Norse. Pantheon, earth-gods. Deities of fertility, sea and wind. Some accounts say that they preceded the Aesir, others that they were later arrivals from the east. They waged war with the Aesir for many years but finally made peace, exchanging hostages as a safeguard against future strife. In some references, called Vanir, Van, Van, Vanagod, Vanagod, Vanas, Vanas, Vanen, Vanen, Vaner, Vaner, singVan or singVan.

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