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Heimskringla

[ heyms-kring-lah ]
/ ˈheɪms krɪŋ lɑ /
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noun Scandinavian Mythology.

a book of the 13th century narrating the history of the kings of Norway by Snorri Sturluson.

Origin of Heimskringla

< Old Norse, from kringla heimsins orb of the world, the first two words of the text
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