Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of Valhalla.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Valhalla.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See Valhalla.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (Norse mythology) the hall in which the souls of heros slain in battle were received by Odin

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Examples

  • I've heard the Northeast corner of the state, near Walhalla, is the best place to find moose.

    100 Best Public-Land Hunts: North Dakota

  • After the close of the Franco-Prussian War, it was the thought of the aged Emperor to make this Arsenal, already crowded with an immense collection of arms, armor, and trophies, into a kind of Walhalla, -- a National Hall of

    In and Around Berlin

  • It is the "Walhalla", the palace, which the giants have built for them at Wotan's bidding.

    The Standard Operaglass Detailed Plots of One Hundred and Fifty-one Celebrated Operas

  • Perhaps we can now fully understand why some stations that are in “pristine” condition, such as Walhalla, SC, with no obvious microsite biases, get “adjusted” by Hansen’s techniques.

    Hansen Frees the Code « Climate Audit

  • I have been fishing, hiking, and hunting for 15 years in the SW corner of SC around Big Bend right outside of Walhalla and right over the line from your neck of the woods, and have only seen one hog.

    This is probably a more regional question than most; but is there a place in NW GA with good hog hunting?

  • I like the PM down near Walhalla and the South Branch of the Ausable through the Mason Tract.

    What's Your Best Bug Hatch?

  • My first Hex experience happened down by Walhalla.

    My New Favorite Assignment

  • It may also have been useful for Mr. Pearson to have access to the luncheon room, and indeed those fellow members of parliament, particularly ministers of the crown, whose influence might be of benefit to him and his fellow directors in the discharge of their responsibilities on the board of the gradually ailing and soon-to-be liquidated Long Tunnel Gold Mine at Walhalla.

    Parliament

  • In the acquisition of his fortune he was greatly assisted by the strong interest he always held in the famous Long Tunnel Mine, Walhalla, of which he held about a third [actually two fifths] of the shares, and from which he has received many [hundreds of] thousands of pounds in dividends.

    Archive 2009-03-01

  • Speaker Lamar Bailes of Walhalla said more than 100 Silver Haired legislators from across the state are expected to participate in the 12th annual SHL session, which ends Sept. 16.

    News Release: Silver-Haired Legislature

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