Jórvík

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse Jórvík.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Jórvík f

  1. York

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adaptation of Old English Eoforwic, itself an alteration of an earlier Celtic placename by false association with eofor (boar) (Proto-Germanic *eƀuraz). Compare Latin Eboracum.

Proper noun[edit]

Jórvík f

  1. York

Descendants[edit]