Skogul, Skogul name, meaning of Skogul
Information about the name Skogul
- Etymology of the name Skogul.
- History of the name Skogul.
- Pronunciation of the name Skogul.
Origin and meaning of the name Skogul
It is one of the vessels used by the main characters of the Canadian-Irish series Vikings, which follows the exploits of the legendary Viking chief Ragnar Lodbrok and his family.
Eskogul is one of the valkyries that formed the personal guard of the Viking kings and her name means “agitator” or “very tall.”
According to an ancient Viking poem, Hákonarmál, Skogul and Göndul were sent by Odin to choose warriors who would die in battle and join him in Valhalla.
In other writings, the word “skogul” is used as a poetic metaphor to refer to the battle, the shield, the raven or the sword.