Eddic

adjective

Ed·​dic ˈe-dik How to pronounce Eddic (audio)
: of, relating to, or resembling the Old Norse Edda

Word History

Etymology

Old Norse Edda, a 13th century collection of mythological, heroic, and aphoristic poetry

First Known Use

1868, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Eddic was in 1868

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Cite this Entry

“Eddic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eddic. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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