Pronunciation: (fen'rir), [key]
—n. Scand. Myth.
a wolflike monster, a son of Loki and Angerboda, chained by Gleipnir but destined to be released at Ragnarok to eat Odin and to be killed by Vidar. Also called Fen•ris-wolf Pronunciation: (fen'ris-woolf"). [key]
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