Dagr is day personified. Son of Nótt (Night) and Delling (Dawn). Dagr was extremely handsome. Dagr was as light as his mother was dark.
Dagr and his mother travelled continuously around the world. Nótt rode first and was followed by Dagr. Nótt was driving ahead with her horse Hrimfaxi. And behind her was Dagr driving his horse Skinfaxi.