Definition of Niflheim in English:


Syllabification: Ni·fl·heim
Pronunciation: /ˈnivəlˌhām
Scandinavian Mythology
  • An underworld of eternal cold, darkness, and mist inhabited by those who died of old age or illness.


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

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