Varangian

Some articles on varangian, varangians:

Varangian (disambiguation)
... Varangian may refer to one of these Varangians, the term for Norse Vikings who were active in Eastern Europe Member of the Varangian Guard Russian ...
Rus' People - History
... Further information Norsemen, Vikings, and Varangians Having settled Aldeigja (Ladoga) in the 750s, Scandinavian colonists played an important role in the early ethnogenesis of the Rus' people and in the formation of ... The Varangians (Varyags, in Old East Slavic) are first mentioned by the Primary Chronicle as having exacted tribute from the Slavic and Finnic tribes in 859 ... Due largely to geographic considerations, it is often argued that most of the Varangians who traveled and settled in the eastern Baltic, Russia and lands to the south came ...
List Of Runestones - By Place - Sweden
... Varangian Runestones - inscriptions that mention voyages to the East (Austr) or the Eastern route (Austrvegr) ... Ingvar Runestones - 26 Varangian runestones that were raised in commemoration of those who died in the Swedish Viking expedition to the Caspian Sea of Ingvar the Far-Travelled ... Serkland Runestones - six or seven runestones which are Varangian Runestones that mention voyages to Serkland, the Old Norse name for the Muslim world in ...
Baltic Area Runestones
... The Baltic area runestones are Varangian runestones in memory of men who took part in peaceful or warlike expeditions across the Baltic Sea, where Finland and the Baltic States are ... Beside the runestones treated in this article and in the main article Varangian runestones, there are many other runestones that talk of eastward voyages such ... Other runestones that deal with Varangian expeditions include the Ingvar Runestones (erected in honor or memory of those who travelled to the Caspian Sea with ...
Baltic Expeditions Runestones
... The Baltic area runestones are Varangian runestones in memory of men who took part in peaceful or warlike expeditions across the Baltic Sea, where Finland and the Baltic States are ... treated in this article and in the main article Varangian runestones, there are many other runestones that talk of eastward voyages such as the Greece runestones ... Other runestones that deal with Varangian expeditions include the Ingvar Runestones (erected in honor or memory of those who travelled to the Caspian Sea ...