According to Collin de Plancy’s Dictionnaire Infernal, Yan-gant-y-tan is a demon from Brittany, who wanders the night holding 5 candles on his 5 fingers. Other folklore tales make reference to him as Will-o’-the-Wisp and Jack-o’-Lantern.
Norse Mythology refers to the folklore of the ancient Northern Germanic population. Common deities mentioned include Thor, protector of mankind with his legendary hammer, Odin, the one-eyed ruler of Asgard, and Freyja, goddess of fertility, war and death. Read articles about Norse Mythology below.
The serpent, Jormungand was the middle child of Loki and the giantess, Angrboda.
Hel was the daughter of Loki and the giantess, Angrboda.
Loki, the son of 2 giants, was the trickster god in Norse mythology who was always doing his best to cause trouble.
The wolf, Fenrir was the eldest child of Loki and the giantess, Angrboda.