What does Norse mean?

Definitions for Norsenɔrs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Norse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Scandinavian, Norse, Northman(noun)

    an inhabitant of Scandinavia

  2. Norwegian, Norseman, Norse(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Norway

  3. Scandinavian, Scandinavian language, Nordic, Norse, North Germanic, North Germanic language(adj)

    the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland

  4. Scandinavian, Norse(adj)

    of or relating to Scandinavia or its peoples or cultures

    "Norse sagas"; "Norse nomads"

  5. Norwegian, Norse(adj)

    of or relating to Norway or its people or culture or language

    "Norwegian herring"


  1. Norse(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to the people, language and culture of Scandinavia.

  2. Norse(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to the North Germanic group of languages.

  3. Norse(ProperNoun)

    A collective term for Scandinavian (historically Norwegian) people.

  4. Norse(ProperNoun)

    Speakers of any of the North Germanic languages.

  5. Norse(ProperNoun)

    The ancient language spoken by Vikings, from which modern Scandinavian languages are derived. Icelandic is the most closely related modern version, having changed little due to Iceland's linguistic isolation.

  6. Origin: From Noorsch, now spelled Noors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Norse(adj)

    of or pertaining to ancient Scandinavia, or to the language spoken by its inhabitants

  2. Norse(noun)

    the Norse language

  3. Origin: [Dan. Norsk, fr. nord north. See North.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Norse

    nors, adj. pertaining to ancient Scandinavia.—n. the language of ancient Scandinavia—also Old Norse.—n. Norse′man, a Scandinavian or Northman. [Ice. Norskr; Norw. Norsk.]

Anagrams for Norse »

  1. noser, Rosen, snore


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Norse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Norse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Martin Terman:

    In the Norse mythology Loki originally was on the side of the rest of the gods, helping them once or twice using a particularly nast forms of trickery. He was a cunning negotiator with a talent for technicalities. He was sort of the Norse equivalent of a lawyer, no doubt the reason they tied him down in a pit dripping acidic venom on him.

Images & Illustrations of Norse

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