Germanic peoples The Germanic peoples also called Teutonic, Suebian, or Gothic in older literature are an Indo European ethnolinguistic group of Northern European origin identified by their use of the Germanic languages Their history stretches from the nd millennium BCE up to the present day. Proto Germanic peoples are believed to have emerged during the Nordic Bronze Age, which developed out of the Norse mythology Norse mythology is the body of myths of the North Germanic peoples, stemming from Norse paganism and continuing after the Christianization of Scandinavia, and into the Scandinavian folklore of the modern period The northernmost extension of Germanic mythology, Norse mythology consists of tales of various deities, beings, and heroes derived from numerous sources from both before and after the Germanic Mythology Texts, Translations, Scholarship Resources for Researchers into Germanic Mythology, Norse Mythology, and Northern European Folklore PDF Three Legged Animals in Mythology and Folklore Three Legged Animals in Mythology and Folklore Lloyd D Graham Although it seems that no animal currently alive is designed to walk on three limbs, a recent model in evolutionary biology suggests tripedal knuckle walking as an intermediate stage in the development of our own bipedal locomotion. Vig Define Vig at Dictionary Contemporary Examples of vig For example, vaccinia immune globulin, or VIG, is stored and ready for the next person who becomes ill from smallpox vaccine. Dictionary of Shakespeare, with Quotes and Insults The most comprehensive work on this topic is Alexander Schmidt s Shakespeare Lexicon, a typical turn of the century tome, carried out with Teutonic thoroughness. CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA Animism NEW ADVENT Latin, Anima, Soul Animism is the doctrine or theory of the soul.In current language the term has a twofold signification I PHILOSOPHICAL the doctrine that the soul is the principle of life in man and in other living things As applied to man it embodies the essence of spiritualistic as Teutons clothing Ancient German costume history. Teutonic costume prehistoric period, third and fourth centuries A.D Germanic Teutons clothing of warriors, woman and child, jewelry and weapons. Androgynous Define Androgynous at Dictionary neither clearly masculine nor clearly feminine in appearance the androgynous look of many rock stars. Grimm Brothers Home Page University of Pittsburgh Return to The Grimm Brothers Children s and Household Tales Grimms Fairy Tales compiled, translated, and classified by D L Ashliman D L Ashliman s folktexts, a library of folktales, folklore, fairy tales, and mythology. Folk and Fairy Tales Web Site Links. Germanic Myths, Legends, and Sagas.