He is the second son of [[Odin]] and the goddess Frigg and has numerous brothers, such as Thor and Váli. His twin brother is the blind god, Höðr. According to Gylfaginning, a book of Snorri Sturluson’s Prose Edda, Baldr’s wife is Nanna and their son is Forseti
He is often interpreted as the god of love, peace, forgiveness, justice, light or purity, but was not directly attested as a god of such.
His domains are Charm, Sun, Nobility, Trickery, Air
His favored weapon is the long bow.