Viking gods and goddesses all had their own personalities, and many stories were told about their adventures. The chief gods were Odin, Thor, and Frey. Odin was the god of wisdom and war, Thor was the god of thunder and protector of mankind, and Frey was the god of fertility and generosity.What are some popular Viking names?
Quick Answer. Ten popular Viking girls' names still in use in Scandinavia are Astrid, Gudrun, Gunnhild, Gunnvor, Hilde, Ingrid, Ragnhild, Sigrid, Solveig and Turid, and 10 popular boy's names still in use in Scandinavia are Arne, Bjorn, Eirik, Gunnar, Harald, Knut, Leif, Magnus, Olav and Rolf. Viking names often consist of two parts.