Walkyrie

Walkyrie

[wahl-keer-ee, -kahy-ree, vahl-, wahl-keer-ee, vahl-]
noun
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Valkyrie, Walkyrie or Valkyr (vælˈkɪərɪ, ˈvælkɪərɪ, vælˈkɪərɪ, ˈvælkɪərɪ, ˈvælkɪə)
 
n
Norse myth any of the beautiful maidens who serve Odin and ride over battlefields to claim the dead heroes and take them to Valhalla
 
[C18: from Old Norse Valkyrja, from valr slain warriors + köri to choose]
 
Walkyrie, Walkyrie or Valkyr
 
n
 
[C18: from Old Norse Valkyrja, from valr slain warriors + köri to choose]
 
Valkyr, Walkyrie or Valkyr
 
n
 
[C18: from Old Norse Valkyrja, from valr slain warriors + köri to choose]
 
Val'kyrian, Walkyrie or Valkyr
 
adj

Walkyrie (vælˈkɪərɪ, ˈvælkɪərɪ)
 
n
a variant spelling of Valkyrie

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