Andvari: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (än'dwä-rē), [key]
— n. Scand. Legend.
  1. a dwarf from whom Loki extorted a treasure, including a magic ring, to give to Hreidmar as wergild for the killing of Otter: Andvari then cursed all those who would possess the treasure.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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