Varangians

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The Varangians or Varyags (Auld Norse: Væringjar; Greek: Βάραγγοι, Βαριάγοι, Varangoi, Variagoi) wis the name gien bi Greeks an East Slavs tae Vikings,[1][2][3][4] who atween the 9t an 11t centuries ruled the medieval state o Rus' an formed the Byzantine Varangian Guard.[5][6]

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