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ˈmɪd gɑrdmidgard

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Midgardnoun

    (Norse mythology) the abode of humans in Norse mythology


  1. Midgard

    In Germanic cosmology, Midgard (an anglicised form of Old Norse Miðgarðr [ˈmiðˌɡɑrðz̠]; Old English Middangeard, Old Saxon Middilgard, Old High German Mittilagart, and Gothic Midjun-gards; "middle yard", "middle enclosure") is the name for Earth (equivalent in meaning to the Greek term οἰκουμένη, "inhabited") inhabited by and known to humans in early Germanic cosmology. The Old Norse form plays a notable role in Norse cosmology.


  1. midgard

    Midgard, in Norse mythology, refers to the inhabited world, or the realm of humans. Situated in the middle of Yggdrasil, the mythical world tree, Midgard is surrounded by a sea or ocean that is impassable. This realm is connected to Asgard, the realm of the gods, by the Bifröst bridge, also known as the rainbow bridge. The term "Midgard" itself translates to "middle enclosure" or "middle world".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Midgardnoun

    the middle space or region between heaven and hell; the abode of human beings; the earth


  1. Midgard

    Midgard is the name for the world inhabited by and known to humans in early Germanic cosmology, and specifically one of the Nine Worlds in Norse mythology.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Midgard

    mid′gārd, n. (Scand. myth.) the abode of men, midway between heaven and hell. [Ice. midhgardhr=mid-yard.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Midgard

    a name given in the Norse mythology to the earth as intermediate between the Asgard (q. v.) of the gods and Utgard of the Jötuns (q. v.).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Midgard in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Midgard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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