Leif Ericson

Ericson

or Er·ics·son

[er-ik-suh n]
noun
  1. Leif [leef; Icelandic leyv] /lif; Icelandic leɪv/, flourished a.d. c1000, Norse mariner: according to Icelandic saga, discoverer of Vinland (son of Eric the Red).
Old Norse Eirikson.
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British Dictionary definitions for leif ericson

Leif Ericson

noun
  1. See Ericson

Ericson

Ericsson

noun
  1. Leif (liːf). 10th–11th centuries ad, Norse navigator, who discovered Vinland (?1000), variously identified as the coast of New England, Labrador, or Newfoundland; son of Eric the Red
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