Á-hlýðast

Old Norse Dictionary - á-hlýðast

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

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

á-hlýðast
dd, dep. to listen or give ear to; á. við e-t, to agree with, Fs. 141; en er þeir fundu at hann vildi eigi á. við frændr sína, when they found that he turned a deaf ear to his kinsmen, Eb. 7 new Ed., v. l., perhaps the right reading, v. öðlast.

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

Abbreviations used:

dep.
deponent.
l.
line.
v.
vide.
v. l.
varia lectio.

Works & Authors cited:

Eb.
Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
Fs.
Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
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