[ vee-grid ]
/ ˈvi grɪd /
noun Scandinavian Mythology.
the field on which the last battle between the gods and their enemies is destined to be fought at the time of Ragnarok.
Origin of Vigrid
< Old Norse Vīgrīthr, equivalent to vīg battle + -rīthr, derivative of rītha to ride
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Examples from the Web for vigrid
Vigrid the plain is called where in fight shall meet Surt and the gentle Gods; a hundred rasts it is on every side.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson