Longship meaning

A type of naval vessel made by the Vikings.
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Origin of longship

  • From Middle English *langschip, from Old English langscip (“a longship, a large warship”), equivalent to long +‎ ship. Cognate with German Langschiff (“longship”), Swedish långskepp (“longship”), Icelandic langskip (“longship”).
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