~The Helm of Awe~ Probably the most well known of the Icelandic staves, the Helm of Awe, named "ægishjálmr" is said to make one irresistible to your foes; meaning that they are powerless against you. This symbol also gives the wearer countenance of terror, i.e. makes the wearer courageous, and helps you overcome people with over-bearing natures. It's a popular symbol to be used on a talisman or even a tattoo.
Icelandic name - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia // "Icelandic names differ from most current Western family name systems by being patronymic (occasionally matronymic): they reflect the father (or mother) of the child and not the historic family lineage."
Coca Cola is also running their 'Share a coke with...' promotion in Iceland. enallyniv 203 points : 8 replies : 12 hours ago reply They should do "Share a coke with Eyjafjallajökull" and shake the bottle up before opening it