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GenderFeminine
UsageVarious
PronouncedPron.VAL-ki-ree English
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Meaning & History

Means "chooser of the slain", derived from Old Norse valr "the slain" and kyrja "chooser". In Norse myth the Valkyries were maidens who led heroes killed in battle to Valhalla.
Other Languages & CulturesValquíria Portuguese

Categories

goddesses, Soulcalibur characters, Valkyries, war deities, word names
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute