Pronunciation: (än'dwä-rē), [key]
—n. Scand. Legend.
a dwarf from whom Loki extorted a treasure, including a magic ring, to give to Hreidmar as wergild for the killing of Otter: Andvari then cursed all those who would possess the treasure.
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