Loki, the trickster god of Nordic mythology

He is the son of the giants Farbauti and Laufey, has two brothers, Helblindi and Býleistr, of whom little is known. In the eddas he is described as the “origin of all fraud” and mixed with the gods freely, becoming considered by Odin as his brother until the murder of Balder. After this the Æsir…