Val·hal·la (văl-hălə, väl-hälə) also Wal·hal·la (wăl-hălə, văl-, wäl-hälə, väl-)
The hall in which Odin received the souls of slain heroes.
[New Latin, from Old Norse Valhöll : valr, the slain in battle; see welə- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots + höll, hall, hall; see kel-1 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
(click for a larger image)Valhalla
folio from a 1680 Icelandic manuscript
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