Baresark
Baresark Bare"sark, n. [Literally, bare sark or shirt.] A Berserker, or Norse warrior who fought without armor, or shirt of mail. Hence, adverbially: Without shirt of mail or armor. [1913 Webster]

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  • baresark — /bair sahrk/, n. 1. Scand. Legend. a berserker. adv. 2. without armor. [1830 40; var. of BERSERK, as if BARE1 + SARK] * * * …   Universalium

  • baresark — bare·sark || beÉ™sɑːk adj. fighting without shirt of mail or armor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • baresark — bare·sark …   English syllables

  • baresark — /ˈbɛəsak/ (say bairsahk) noun 1. a berserker. –adverb 2. without armour. {translation variant of berserk taken as bare + serk sark, shirt} …   Australian English dictionary

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