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Walkyrie

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noun Wal·ky·rie \väl-ˈkir-ē also väl-ˈkī-rē or ˈväl-kə-rē\

Definition of Walkyrie



Origin and Etymology of walkyrie

German Walküre & Old Norse valkyrja


First Known Use: before 12th century


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