Definition of Asatru in English:

Asatru

noun

(also Ásatrú)
  • The pagan polytheistic religion of early Scandinavians (historical). Now also: a neopagan religion based on this.

Pronunciation

Asatru

/ˈɑːsəˌtruː/ /ˈaʊsəˌtruː/

Origin

1920s. From Icelandic ásatrú from Old Icelandic ása, genitive plural of áss god + trú belief, perhaps after Norwegian asatro early Scandinavian pagan religion.