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The Viking Age (793–1066 AD) was the period during the Middle Ages when Norsemen known as Vikings undertook large-scale raiding, colonizing, conquest, and trading throughout Europe, and reached North America.

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Scandinavia

During, and as a result of the Viking Age, Scandinavia moved from a loose coexistence of tribes and petty kingdoms to the three Nordic countries that still exist today.

Settlements outside Scandinavia

British Isles

England

Ireland

Isle of Man

Scotland

Western Europe

Eastern Europe

Northern Europe

Atlantic

North America




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