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Vikings

Norse explorers, warriors, merchants, and pirates
Norsk bokmål: Vikinge var skandinaviske sjøfarere som koloniserte en rekke land. Periode: 8. til 10. århundre.
Dansk: Vikinge var nordiske søfarer i perioden fra 8. til 10. århundrede.
Deutsch: Wikinger waren skandinavische Seefahrer im 8. bis 10. Jahrhundert.
English: The Vikings were Scandinavian seafarers during 8th to 10th centuries.
Русский: Викинги — средневековые скандинавские мореплаватели и воины.
Български: Викингите са скандинавски морски народ.

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Vikings in artEdit

Viking shipsEdit

Viking religionEdit

Viking peopleEdit

Places from the Viking ageEdit

Artifacts from the Viking ageEdit

Vikings on stampsEdit

Faroe IslandsEdit

Viking Voyages on the Atlantic 2002Edit

Date of issue: 11 February 2002, artist Martin Mörck. See also: Faroese stamps 2002

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Vikings in popular cultureEdit