Algiz Rune - ᛉ
ᛉ - Algiz
Original Meaning: (Unknown). Possibly "Elk"
Keywords: Protection, defense, guarded
No known Rune poem exists for Algiz in Nordic languages
|Eolh-secg eard hæfþ oftust on fenne
wexeð on wature, wundaþ grimme,
blode breneð beorna gehwylcne
ðe him ænigne onfeng gedeþ.
|The Elk-sedge is usually found in marshes,
growing in the water. It wounds severely,
staining with blood any man
who makes a grab at it.