Meaning of Viking


Pronunciation: (vī'king), [key]
— n.
  1. any of the Scandinavian pirates who plundered the coasts of Europe from the 8th to 10th centuries.
  2. a sea-roving bandit; pirate.
  3. a Scandinavian.
  4. one of a series of space probes that obtained scientific information about Mars.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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