Heimdall: Well the sword of Alvis is most likely a sword. Now who or what Alvis is I don't know. But logic would suggest that it is the sword we collected the pieces for and that I reforged.
"Dulce bellum inexpertis."
Official Forum Expert on Norse Mythology
As Odin says in the Hovamal:
"Praise no day 'til evening; no wife 'til on her pyre; no sword 'til tested;
no maid 'til bedded; no ice 'til crossed;
no ale 'til drunk."