eihwaz

Literal meaning

“Yew”/”Transition”

Sound

“I”, “E”, or “Y” as in “tip”, “tree”, and “yew”

Interpretation

Mysteries of life/death, liberation from fear of death, recalling past lives, vision, ancestors, shamanic ecstasy, near death experiences, cycle of life/death/renewal, threshold, continuity

Murkstave

Confusion, breaking cycles, weakness

Armando Olivo Martín del Campo, CC BY-SA 4.0 via Wikimedia Commons