Odin rules both these realms, Asgard and Midgard, as the All-Father.
The plain of Idavoll is the centrer of Asgard. The Æsir meet there talk about important issues. The male gods meet in a hall called Gladsheim. The female goddesses in a hall called Vingólf.
It is also an advanced alien race in the science fiction series Stargate SG-1.
[change] Other spellings
- Other spellings: Ásgard, Ásegard, Ásgardr, Asgardr, Ásgarthr, Ásgarth, Asgarth, Ásgardhr
- Common Swedish and Danish form: Asgård
- Norwegian: Åsgard (also Åsgård, Asgaard)
- Icelandic, Faroese: Ásgarður