| Share
 

Ham

and Heyd. Storm demons or weather-sprites. (Scandinavian mythology.)

Though valour never should be scorned.
Yet now the storm rules wide;
By now again to live returned
I'll wager Ham and Heyd.

Frithiof Saga, lay xi.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Ham from Infoplease:

Related Content


24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring