Definition of Northman in English:

Northman

noun

archaic
  • A native or inhabitant of Scandinavia, especially of Norway.

    • ‘They became known by the French as Northmen or Normans.’
    • ‘He held off a force of Northmen with just a single battalion of infantry.’
    • ‘We also know you have dealt with the Northmen, therefore the king has stripped you of all titles and passed them to Sir Stars and his family.’
    • ‘Tales of the Northmen, Tales of the Russians, and the legends of Siegfried and Dietrich followed.’
    • ‘He's gone so far as to recruit entire bands of Northmen.’

Origin

Old English (see north, man).

Pronunciation

Northman

/ˈnɔːθmən/