Nár

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse nár ‎(corpse, body), from Proto-Germanic *nawaz ‎(corpse), thus meaning "The Corpse".[1]

Proper nounEdit

Nár m (genitive Nárs)

  1. (Norse mythology) name of a dwarf

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chester Nathan Gould, "Dwarf-Names: A Study in Old Icelandic Religion", in Publications of the Modern Language Association of America, Vol 44 (1929), issue #4