Myths and Legends

Myths and Legends website published by E2BN
HomeAbout this website
Create your ownTeachers

How the Troll was Tricked

Glossary

  • Halloween:
    Eve of all saints day, when witches are meant to fly.
  • Hamlet:
    A small village.
  • Harpy:
    Greedy monster with woman's face and body and a birds winds and claws Found in Greek and Roman myths.
  • Harvest:
    Reaping or gathering of grain or crops.
  • Haunt:
    1. A dead person's spirit that frequents a place or person 2. A familiar place that is visited regularly 3 .Frequently occur in a person's memories
  • Heath land:
    Open tract of land with plants such as heather and gorse.
  • Heaven:
    1. Abode of god and the angels that good spirits will inhabit. 2. Vault over the sky containing the stars.
  • Hell:
    Abode of devils and bad spirits, a place of wickedness and torment.
  • Hell-hounds:
    A fiendish large black dog, often described as being as big as a calf with either a single red eye or glowing red eyes often associated with roads, graveyards or ancient sites. In some myths, they are bringers of bad fortune or guardians of treasure.
  • Hellish:
    Like hell
  • Heraldic:
    Something associated with a symbol or coast of arms.
  • Hermit:
    A recluse or person living in solitude.
  • Hero:
    A person showing superhuman qualities admired for noble achievements.
  • Hillfort:
    Fortified place built on a hill.
  • Hovel:
    Miserable poor dwelling.
  • Hundred-weight:
    Old measure of weight equalling 112 lbs and equivalent to 50 kg.

Play How the Troll was Tricked
Play HTML5 version
For iPad and Android

Play How the Troll was Tricked
Top of this page Copyright © E2BN 2006 | Contact Us | Accessibility
Create your own Myths and Legends
E2B® and E2BN® are registered trade marks and trading names of East of England Broadband Network (Company Registration No. 04649057)