jera Archives - The Birch Grove


JERA (Yehr-Ah) Also: Jeran or Jeraz (Proto-Germanic), Ger or Ior (Futhorc), Ar (Younger Futhark), Jer (Gothic) Latin Alphabet: J or IO (pronounce “yo”) Literal Translation: Year Esoteric: Harvest In divination, the Futhark rune Jera can be read in two ways- reward for positive action, abundance, proper timing, or repetition, bad timing, poverty, conflict, regression.

Nordic Runes

One of the most recognizable symbols used in modern Paganism is the Nordic Runes. The symbols originate from a series of related alphabets used to write Germanic languages in pre-Christian Europe. The earliest record of these inscriptions has been dated to 150 AD, many of the oldest found in Denmark and northern Germany. The runic… read more »