Njord was the son of Buri and of a Frost Giantess, and brother to Bor and Mimir.
When Bor succeeded Buri (after besting him in combat), Njord left to found Vanaheim, married Skadi and sired the Vanir.
Eventually, Bor's son Odin warred against Vanaheim and annexed their realm to Asgard.
After many year of war between the two people a peace was achieved when Frigga married Odin the All-Father, merging their people together.
Defeated, Njord had no love for the Aesir.
He was among the many Asgardians to test the invulnerability of Balder by throwing weapons at him.
As the Lord of the Sea, Njord helped Thor and the Warriors Three by retrieving the body of Holth, a shapeshifting Giant killed by the Warriors while in whale form.
As the Vanir were annexed by Odin's Aesir, Njord bears no love for them.
It was hinted that as Sea God, he may lacked mercy.
However, he benevolently helped the Aesir retrieve the body of Holth, ensuring the stability of the truce between Gods and Giants.
Powers and Abilities
As the God and Lord of the Sea, Njord seemingly displayed abilities to control the sea, bringing Holth from the depths to the surface.
Skilled warrior, notably in spear throwing.
An armor and helmet.
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