Meaning of Norse

Norse

Pronunciation: (nôrs), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to ancient Scandinavia, its inhabitants, or their language.
  2. Norwegian (def. 1).
—n.
  1. the Norwegians, esp. the ancient Norwegians.
  2. the Northmen or ancient Scandinavians generally.
  3. the Norwegian language, esp. in its older forms. Cf.
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