The Letter A :- Phonetic "awn-sooze" a as in "awning", "call" or "law"

Meaning of Ansuz

The As, ancestral god, i.e. Odin.

KEYWORDS :- A revealing message or insight, communication. Signals, inspiration, enthusiasm, speech, true vision, power of words and naming. Blessings, the taking of advice. Good health, harmony, truth, wisdom. Ansuz Reversed or Merkstave: Misunderstanding, delusion, manipulation by others, boredom. Vanity and grandiloquence. (Odin is a mighty, but duplicitous god. He always has his own agenda.)

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Upright Meaning:

There is a new life unfolding. Be aware during meetings with others. A connection with the Divine may be at hand. Draw from the well for yourself first, then you will have the strength to draw from the well for others.


Failed communication may seem to be a block. Remember, what happens now is timely to your development. If the well is clogged, then clean it out.

God:- Odin

Colour:- Dark Blue

Tree :- Ash

Herb :- Fly Agoric