Ragnar Lodbrok

Ragnar Lodbrok

[rahg-nahr lawth-brohk]
noun Scandinavian Legend.
a possibly historical Danish king of the 9th century, the subject of an Old Icelandic saga and of accounts in the Danish history by Saxo Grammaticus: also associated with the story of Sigurd and the Volsungs.
Also called Ragnar Shaggybreeches [shag-ee-brich-iz] .


Origin:
Lodbrok < Old Norse Lothbrōk, equivalent to loth(in) hairy, shaggy + brōk breeches

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