1. [ adjective ] of or relating to Scandinavia or its peoples or cultures
Synonyms: Norse

"Norse sagas" "Norse nomads"

Related terms: Scandinavia
2. [ noun ] (Scandinavian) an inhabitant of Scandinavia
Synonyms: Northman Norse
Related terms: European berserk Viking Scandinavia
3. [ noun ] (linguistics) the northern family of Germanic languages that are spoken in Scandinavia and Iceland
Synonyms: Nordic Norse North_Germanic North_Germanic_language Scandinavian_language
Related terms: Germanic Danish Icelandic Swedish Faroese Norwegian
Similar spelling:   Scandinavia