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Given name used in Sweden and Finland since the 19th century. The meaning may be derived from Old Norse vík- "fjord, cove" and -ingr "one belonging to."
Historically the Vikings were Scandinavian seafaring warriors that raided (and then settled) the British Isles and other parts of Europe in the 8th to the 11th centuries.
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Minnesota Vikings, an NFL American football team.