Definition of Norse

Definition of Norse
  1. Norse Adjective Of, or relating to the people, language and culture of Scandinavia.
  2. Norse Adjective Of, or relating to the North Germanic group of languages.
  3. Norse Proper noun A collective term for Scandinavian (historically Norwegian) people.
  4. Norse Proper noun Speakers of any of the North Germanic languages.
  5. Norse Proper noun The ancient language spoken by Vikings, from which modern Scandinavian languages are derived. Icelandic is the most closely related modern version, having changed little due to Iceland's linguistic isolation.
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