Vikings Facts

 

The Vikings came from Scandinavian countries: Norway, Denmark and Sweden. 
The name ‘Viking’ comes from a language called ‘Old Norse’ and means ‘a pirate raid’.

  • Viking longships could carry at least sixty men
  • Thursday is named after Thor, God of Thunder!
  • Vikings loved riddles; sagas; stories and songs
  • Norse boats were very well made and were often named
  • Vikings wanted to die in battle in order to make it to Valhalla

 

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