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A Norseman.


n, pl -men
1. (Historical Terms) another name for a Viking
2. (Peoples) another name for a Viking


(ˈnɔrs mən)

n., pl. -men.
a native or inhabitant of medieval Scandinavia or areas colonized by Scandinavians during the Viking period.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Northman - an inhabitant of ScandinaviaNorthman - an inhabitant of Scandinavia  
Scandinavia - a group of culturally related countries in northern Europe; Finland and Iceland are sometimes considered Scandinavian
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Viking - any of the Scandinavian people who raided the coasts of Europe from the 8th to the 11th centuries
berserk, berserker - one of the ancient Norse warriors legendary for working themselves into a frenzy before a battle and fighting with reckless savagery and insane fury


[ˈnɔːθmən] N (Northmen (pl)) → vikingo m, escandinavo m
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