Definition of Ringerike in English:


Pronunciation /ˈrɪŋəriːkə/


  • Attributive Designating a style of late Viking art characterized by an abundant use of plant motifs.


1920s; earliest use found in Antiquaries Journal. From Ringerike, the name of a district centred on Honefoss north of Oslo in Norway, after similar uses in Norwegian, e.g. Ringeriksk of Ringerike, Ringeriksten Ringerike stone, Ringeriksgruppe Ringerike group (of stones).