Audhumla

Pantheon: Norse
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Alternate Names/Spellings: Audhumbla, Audumla
Gender: Female

Audhumla is the divine cow whose milk made up the four rivers that nourished Ymir. She sustained herself by licking the salty ice. Audhumla existed in Ginnungagap before the begining of the world, and was the first creature. She was born from the mists created when the warm winds of the south warmed the northern ice fields. In old German her name means "dark void".

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