Á-færi

Old Norse Dictionary - á-færi

Meaning of Old Norse word "á-færi" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

á-færi
n. a law term; thus defined, af tveir menn fella einn við jörðu, þá skal aunarr þeirra bæta rétt, því at þat verðr á. at lögum, where it seems to mean unfair dealing, shame, n. G. L. i. 309.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚠᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

L.
Linnæus.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

N. G. L.
Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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