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Rurik

Index: Tres versiones de Judas, Artificios, Ficciones, OC,Obras completas. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1974. 517. Destino escandinavo, BS,Borges en Sur 1931-1980. Buenos Aires: Emecé, 1999. 50. Destino escandinavo, PB,Páginas de Jorge Luis Borges. Buenos Aires: Celtia, 1982. 190.
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semi-legendary Varangian warrior, founder of the princely dynasty of medieval Russia, d. 879

Fishburn and Hughes: Also Ryurik, Rorik or Hrorikr: a semi-legendary ninth-century Varangian Viking prince, supposedly the founder of the Rurik dynasty which ruled Russia up to 1598. Rurik is thought to have come from Scandinavia at the invitation of the people of Novgorod to settle their internal wars. Three Versions of Judas