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A list of the runes, their meanings, etc.

Fehu: F

(Cattle, money and wealth)

Astrology: Aries

Color: Light or transparent red

Deity: Aesir

Positive meaning:Possessions, money, property, good luck, financial stability and growth.

Negative meaning:A person to avoid. Failure, loss of possessions, greed.

Uruz: U



Color: Dark, emerald green

Deity: Vanir

Positive meaning: Happiness, fortune, potential, physical peak of strength and health.

Negative meaning: Illness, bad luck, brutality, weakness.

Thurisaz: TH

(Thorns, Giant,

Astrology: Mars

Color: Red

Deity: Thor

Positive meaning: Journey, good conflict, change, cleansing.

Negative meaning: Danger, evil, malice, pain.

Ansuz: A

(As, Gods)

Astrology: Mercury

Color: Dark blue

Deity: Odhinn

Positive meaning: Revealing insight, divine message, speech, words.

Negative meaning: Bad advice, lies, misunderstanding, manipulation.

Raidho: R

(Horseback, chariot, etc)

Astrology: Sagittarius

Color: Red

Deity: Forseti

Positive meaning: Travel, truth, perspective.

Negative meaning: Rigidity, illusions, death.

Kenaz: K

(Torch, light, forge)

Astrology: N/A

Color: Light red

Deity: Freyja/ Loki

Positive meaning: Knowledge, creativity, inspiration, craft and cunning.

Negative meaning: Bad judgment, confusion, instability.

Gebo: G

(Gift, blessing)

Astrology: Pisces

Color: Blue

Deity: Odhinn and Freyja

Positive meaning: Gifts, both earthly and otherly. Generosity, exchanges, relationships.

Negative meaning: Lonliness, sadness from someone close, loss of loved ones.

Wunjo: W

(Joy, bliss, happiness)

Astrology: Leo

Color: Yellow

Deity: Elves/ Freyr

Positive meaning: Security, joy, comfort, fellowship, social life.

Negative meaning: Sorrow, strife, alienation, berzerker.

Hagalaz: H

(Hail, snow)

Astrology: Aquarius

Color: Baby blue

Deity: Ymir

Positive meaning: Nature, earthly forces, weather, unconscious, trials.

Negative meaning: Suffering, loss of power, setbacks, out of control.

Nauthiz: N

(Need, necessity)

Astrology: Capricorn

Color: Black

Deity: Norns

Positive meaning: Resistance leading to strengh or grow, self-reliance.

Negative meaning: Impatience, poverty, distress, wants and deprivations.

Isa: I


Astrology: Moon

Color: Black

Deity: Frost Giants

Positive meaning: Calmness, stillness, both in body and mind. Time.

Negative meaning: Illusion, deceit, ambush, plots.

Jera: J

(A year, harvest)


Color: Baby blue

Deity: Freyr

Positive meaning: Peace, happiness, fruitfulness, prosperity.

Negative meaning: Setbacks, negative change, destruction.

Eihwaz: EI

(Mountain ash/yew tree)

Astrology: Scorpio

Color: Dark blue

Deity: Ull

Positive meaning: Strength, strong stance, dependability, endurance.

Negative meaning: Weakness, conflict, death.

Perthro: P

(Fate, cup)

Astrology: Saturn

Color: Black

Deity: Norns

Positive meaning: Unexpected things, surprises, secrets, mystery.

Negative meaning: Hurtful secrets, things hidden from you.

Algiz: Z

(Protection, elk)

Astrology: Cancer

Color: Gikd

Deity: Valkyr

Positive meaning: Protection, shielding, defense, warding, connection with higher life.

Negative meaning: Hidden danger, loss of divine, taboo, people working against you.

Sowilo: S


Astrology: Sun

Color: White and silver

Deity: Balder

Positive meaning: Success, honor, health and life, power.

Negative meaning: Unmet goals, loss of goals, vanity and wrath.

Tiwaz: T

( Tyr: sky God)

Astrology: Libra

Color: Bright red

Deity: Tyr

Positive meaning: Honor, justice, authority and leadership.

Negative meaning: Over-sacrifice, injustice, war.

Berkano: B

(Birch tree, birch goddess)

Astrology: Virgo

Color:Dark green

Deity: Frigg

Positive meaning: Fertility, growth, regenerative power, new beginnings.

Negative meaning: Sterility, stagnation, abandon.

Ehwaz: E

(Horses, stallions, etc)

Astrology: Gemini

Color: White

Deity: Freyja

Positive meaning: Transportation, movement, change, progress.

Negative meaning: Haste, recklessness, misuse.

Mannaz: M

(Men, mankind, humans)

Astrology: Jupiter

Color: Red

Deity: Heimdall

Positive meaning: The Self, individualism, intelligence, awareness.

Negative meaning: Lack of creativity, depression, withering, suicide, confusion.

Laguz: L


Astrology: Moon

Color: Green


Positive meaning: Flow, life, healing, dreams.

negative meaning: Fear, madness, sickness.

Ingwaz: NG

(Ing: Earth God)

Astrology:Moon (quarters)


Deity: Ing

Positive meaning: Male fertility, growth and learning, love, warmth.

Negative meaning: Toil, conflict in work, overbearing labor.

Dagaz: D

( Day/ dawn)

Astrology: Moon (dark)

Color: Blue

Deity: Odhinn

Positive meaning: Awakening or awareness, light, clarification, plans, transformation, hope.

Negative meaning: Limitations, blindness, hopelessness, defeat.

Othala: O


Astrology: Moon (full)

Color: Yellow

Deity: Odhinn and Thor

Positive meaning: Inherited things, things important to the heart, groups, heritage.

Negative meaning: Totalitarianism, slavery and poverty, without home.



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