Simple Definition of Norse
: the language of ancient Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland
the Norse : the people of ancient Norway, Sweden, Denmark, or Iceland
Examples of norse in a sentence
The Norse arrived in the ninth century.
Origin of norse
probably from obsolete Dutch noorsch, adjective, Norwegian, Scandinavian, alteration of obsolete Dutch noordsch northern, from Dutch noord north; akin to Old English north north
First Known Use: circa 1688
Definition of Norse
1 : of or relating to ancient Scandinavia or the language of its inhabitants
2 : norwegian
First Known Use of norse
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