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The Greeks and Romans, however, did not know of the Goths till the middle of the third century AD.
Consequently, Cassiodorus and Jordanes created a Gothic history partly through an erudite exploitation of the names of foreign peoples partly by using the narratives about other peoples' history as if they belonged to the Goths.
On the contrary, they got their information only from the Graeco-Roman literature.The name differences between different ancient germanic languages is irrelevant - compare how ' Uvigg' was supposed to be written as ' Wig' in the Anglo-Saxon genealogy of Wessex, and ' Wu-di' in the Chinese tradition., on page 22), he details a controverse between swedish and danish chieftains, one of them being Odins son, Balder.There are several accounts of a man being called, or a man , and at that examined some important medieval sources.
He builds upon the old Germanic name Wodan, the Old English name Woden and the old Norse name Odinn (all resembling the same original name, or title - authors remark) and claims that a revisement must be done of the old interpratation as based on the german appelative `Wut' - meaning rage.Basically, as the God he is given out to be, he acts both as a warrior and a shamanstic priest.