Other names: Ansuz, Ás, Óc, Ác, Æsc

Meaning: God, Oak, Ash, Estuary

God associations: The Æsir


A revealing message or insight. Communication, signals, inspiration, and vision.

Enthusiasm, speech, the power of words and names. Seeking advice, wisdom, and truth.

Blessings, good health, and harmony.

From The Old Norwegian Rune Poem:

“Óss er flæstra færða fǫr;

en skalpr er sværða.”

“Estuary is the route of most journeys;

the path of a sharp sword is its sheath.”