Bodvar Bjarki

[ bawth-vahr -byahr-kee ]
/ ˈbɔð vɑr ˈbyɑr ki /

noun Scandinavian Legend.

the greatest of Rolf Kraki's heroes, often fighting in the likeness of a bear: probably identical with Beowulf.

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Origin of Bodvar Bjarki

<Old Norse Bǫthvar, equivalent to bǫth battle + herr master; Bjarki, ultimately diminutive from base of bjǫrnbear2

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