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Nordic

adjective Nor·dic \ ˈnȯr-dik \

Definition of Nordic

1 :of or relating to the Germanic peoples of northern Europe and especially of Scandinavia
2 :of or relating to a group or physical type of the Caucasian race characterized by tall stature, long head, light skin and hair, and blue eyes
3 a :of or relating to competitive ski events involving cross-country racing, ski jumping, or biathlon — compare alpine
b :of, relating to, or being cross-country skiing

Origin and Etymology of nordic

French nordique, from nord north, from Old French north, from Old English


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Nordic

noun

Definition of Nordic

1 :a native of northern Europe
2 :a person of Nordic physical type
3 :a member of the peoples of Scandinavia

First Known Use of nordic

1900


NORDIC Defined for English Language Learners

Nordic

adjective

Definition of Nordic for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and sometimes Finland and Iceland, or to the people who live there


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