Gerda (or Gerd ) is in Norse mythology which is famous for its beauty daughter of the giant Gymir that Freyr seeks to win for themselves. His friend Skirnir borrows from Ross and sword of God and takes over the advertising. He rides through the Waberlohe to Gerda's house, however, the beauty who mourns the death of her brother ( Beli? ), First his plans do not tilted. Also most precious gifts, like the ring Draupnir or golden apples make an impact. Only when he threatens death her ​​father and herself a magic curse, she gives in and connects to Freyr. Their son is Fjölnir.

It was regarded as the protector of home and yard, suitable for the protection of fertility by Freyr, so that it is a personification of the garden.

  • Germanic legendary figure