:Because the the plural "gods" can also be gender-neutral.[[User:Animaltamer7|Animaltamer7]]11:16, 25 January 2016 (UTC)
::"The gods" is a collective term which refers to both gods and goddesses. It is a term used often, and can be seen in action here [https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Norse_gods_and_goddesses#Major_gods], here [https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twelve_Olympians], and here [https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_gods_and_goddesses].
::The majority of the text from the origin section of the article is paraphrased from the wikipedia articles. You will note that wikipedia uses the term "the gods" in the Fenrir article as well [https://