[rahg-nahr lawth -brohk]
- a possibly historical Danish king of the 9th century, the subject of an Old Icelandic saga and of accounts in the Danish history by Saxo Grammaticus: also associated with the story of Sigurd and the Volsungs.
Origin of Ragnar Lodbrok
Lodbrok < Old Norse Lothbrōk, equivalent to loth(in) hairy, shaggy + brōk breeches
Also called Rag·nar Shag·gy·breech·es [shag-ee-brich-iz] /ˈʃæg iˌbrɪtʃ ɪz/.
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