Astrid Hofferson is a female viking warrior of Clan Hofferson of the Hooligan tribe. She's striking, tough, beautiful, and her determined and strong personality makes her hard to impress. Astrid is 15 years old in How to Train Your Dragon, 16 in Defenders of Berk and in Riders of Berk, 19 in Race to the Edge, and 20 in the sequel. In spite of her initial fall outs with Hiccup and disdain toward dragons, Astrid ends up becoming his lifelong confidante, thanks to Toothless, and quickly adapts to a life with dragons. She is Hiccup's love interest in the first movie and the series, and his longtime girlfriend by the time of the sequel. Astrid's name is North Germanic for "Divine Beauty".