and brutal but honest warriors of the early middle ages, originating mainly from Norway, Sweden and Iceland but also partly from Denmark.
Contrary to popular belief, not a single Viking helmet had horns on it. Also contrary to popular belief, the word "Viking" actually refers to the long and perilous sea travels Vikings would take to conquer new land.
2. An (often stupid) act of courage, bravery or machoness
1. The Vikings were brutal, dude. Before they burned villages and killed babies, they'd eat a bunch of Fly Agaric
s to make them fearless.
2. The lake had just thawed up, so we all took the Viking and jumped in without checking the temperature. Matt and John got hypothermia.