Definition of


  1. (noun, person) (Norse mythology) the chief race of gods living at Asgard

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Alternate forms of Aesir

Hypernyms: norse deity

Origin of the word Aesir

  1. chief gods of Scandinavian religion, from O.N. plural of ass "god," related to O.E. os, Goth. ans "god" (see Oswald). more

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