longship

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English *langschip, from Old English langscip (a longship, a large warship), equivalent to long +‎ ship. Cognate with German Langschiff (longship), Swedish långskepp (longship), Icelandic langskip (longship).

Noun[edit]

longship (plural longships)

  1. A type of naval vessel made by the Vikings.

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