Á-girnastOld Norse Dictionary - á-girnast
Meaning of Old Norse word "á-girnast" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d and t, dep. to lust after, in a bad sense, with an acc., Fms. i. 76, 223, Orkn. 38; with an inf., Orkn. 6 old Ed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚴᛁᚱᚾᛅᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)