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Related to Disir: Dagon, Nidhogg
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god of the underworld

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Most recently the same essential analysis (the mythic, early Ynglinga kings, were sacrificed to their wife, the Goddess, Freyja, in order to promote fertility) is defended by Folke Strom, Disir, Nornor Valkyrjor: Fruktbarhetskult och Sakralt Kungadome i Norden (Stockholm: Almqvist and Wiksell, 1954), pp.
In Norse literature the Norns are sometimes called disir.