- Scandinavian Legend. a berserker.
- without armor.
Origin of baresark
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Examples from the Web for baresark
"Thou art mad," yells the Baresark, and they are at it hard.
He peered down this path, but he saw no Baresark, though it was worn by Baresark feet.
"Then we go together," says Eric, but the Baresark does not heed.
Skallagrim, Baresark and outlaw as thou art, I take thee at thy word.
Then Gudruda bade the Baresark draw near and tell her his tale.
- another word for berserk (def. 2)
C19: literally: bare shirt
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