Midgard

noun
Mid·​gard | \ ˈmid-ˌgärd How to pronounce Midgard (audio) \

Definition of Midgard

: the abode of human beings in Norse mythology

First Known Use of Midgard

1770, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Midgard

Old Norse mithgarthr

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“Midgard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Midgard. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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