Other names: Uruz, Ura

Meaning: Aurochs (wild ox), Rain, Slag

God associations: Ullr


Physical strength and speed. Untamed potential. A time of great energy and health.

Freedom, action, courage, tenacity, understanding, wisdom.

Sudden or unexpected changes (usually for the better).

Sexual desire and masculine potency.

The sharing of power.

From The Old Norwegian Rune Poem:

“Úr er af illu jarne;

opt hjeypr hreinn á hjarne.”

“Slag is born from bad iron;

a reindeer often runs on snowpack.”