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[biv-rost] /ˈbɪv rɒst/
noun, Scandinavian Mythology.
the rainbow bridge of the gods from Asgard to earth.
Origin of Bifrost
< Old Norse Bifrǫst, equivalent to bif- (root of bifa, cognate with Old English bifian to shake) + rǫst, cognate with Old High German rasta stretch of road Unabridged
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/ˈbɪvrɒst; ˈbiːfrɒst/
(Norse myth) the rainbow bridge of the gods from their realm Asgard to earth
Word Origin
from Icelandic, from bifa to shake + rost path
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