Definition of Niflheim in English:

Niflheim

Line breaks: Nifl|heim
Pronunciation: /ˈnɪv(ə)lˌheɪm
 
, -ˌhʌɪm/
Scandinavian Mythology
  • An underworld of eternal cold, darkness, and mist inhabited by those who died of old age or illness.

Origin

from Old Norse Niflheimr, literally 'world of mist'.

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