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proper nounScandinavian Mythology
The final battle between the gods and the powers of evil, the Scandinavian equivalent of the Götterdämmerung.
- ‘The Tree of Life with two birds warning of Ragnarök is clearly seen.’
From Old Norse ragnarǫkr ‘twilight of the gods’.
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