Tyr

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noun \ˈtir\

Definition of Tyr

  1. :  a god of war in Norse mythology

Origin and Etymology of tyr

Old Norse Tȳr; akin to Old English Tīw Tiu — more at deity


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Tyr

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Medical Definition of Tyr

  1. tyrosine; tyrosyl


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