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WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: (Norse mythology) the hall in which the souls of heros slain in battle were received by Odin [syn: Valhalla, Walhalla]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: German Date: 1851 Valhalla 1

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Walhalla Wal*hal"la, n. [Cf. G. walhalla, See Valhalla.] See Valhalla.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Valhalla Val*hal"la, n. [Icel. valh["o]ll, literally, hall of the slain; valr the slain (akin to AS. w[ae]l, OHG. wal battlefield, wuol defeat, slaughter, AS. w[=o]l pestilence) + h["o]ll a royal hall. See Hall, and cf. Walhalla.] [Written also walhalla.] 1. (Scand. Myth.) The palace of immortality, inhabited by the souls of heroes slain in battle. 2. Fig.: A hall or temple adorned with statues and memorials of a nation's heroes; specifically, the Pantheon near Ratisbon, in Bavaria, consecrated to the illustrious dead of all Germany.



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