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Viking1

Line breaks: Vi¦king
Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪkɪŋ
 
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noun

Any of the Scandinavian seafaring pirates and traders who raided and settled in many parts of NW Europe in the 8th-11th centuries.
Example sentences
  • We should not forget that the Vikings continued to raid north-west Wales well into the 1130s.
  • So who were the Vikings raiding around the Welsh coast, the Welsh or themselves?
  • In the 8th century the Vikings began one of the most remarkable periods of expansion in history.

Origin

from Old Norse víkingr, from vík 'creek' or Old English wīc 'camp, dwelling place'.

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Viking2

Line breaks: Vi¦king
Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪkɪŋ
 
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Either of two American space probes sent to Mars in 1975, each of which consisted of a lander that conducted experiments on the surface and an orbiter.

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Viking3

Line breaks: Vi¦king
Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪkɪŋ
 
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A shipping forecast area covering the open sea between southern Norway and the Shetland Islands.

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