|Rune Symbol and
Hagalaz “haw-gaw-laws” is the
first rune of the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “H” as in
hold. Literally it means hailstone and relates to disruptive and
impersonal forces. Sudden transformation, positive or negative,
Magically it is seen to overcome negative habits or luck.
Nauthiz “now-these” is the
second rune in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “N” as in
north. It represents two pieces of crossed kindling and
literally means need. It relates to all matters of need and of
acceptance of current position.
Magically it is used in all forms of achievement and success.
Isa “ee-saw” is the third rune
in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “EE” as in female. It
literally means ice and is in the form on an icicle. It
signifies delay or a halt in progress. It can be positive to
Magically it is used to freeze or hold conditions for a short
Jera “jar-awe” is the fourth rune in the second aett. Its
phonetic sound is “J” as in jump. It means year or season and
refers to cycles. It is a rune of completion at the proper time
like a bountiful harvest or fruition of work.
Magically it is used to represent a tangible result for effort
Eihwaz “eye-wawz” is the fifth
rune in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “I” as in eye. It
symbolizes the yew tree, one of the longest living and most
poisonous trees in Europe. It is one of the most powerful runes
and represents longevity and death.
Magically it is used in protection and recovery.
Pertho “perth-row” is the sixth
rune in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “P” as in paper.
It symbolizes a dice cup used to cast lots. This is a rune of
uncertainty, secrets, and mystery and stands for the conflict
between freewill and fate.
Magically it is used to open or block hidden forces or find lost
Algiz “all-yeese” is the seventh
rune in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “ZZ” as in buzz.
It symbolizes the tremendous resistance power of the elk and is
a powerful protection rune.
It provides a potent shield around a wearer’s body.
Magically it is used as protection against any kind of danger.
Sowulo “sow-wee-low” is the
eighth rune in the second aett. Its phonetic sound is “S” as in
sun. It represents the power of the sun and is a rune of great
force. It channels power for enlightenment and aids in achieving
goals and good health.
Magically it is used to aid in victory and increases