Á-sýnd

Old Norse Dictionary - á-sýnd

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

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

á-sýnd
f. = ásýn, and dat. pl. and gen. sing. used in the same way, v. above, Fms. i. 101, v. 345, x. 228, Fs. 4, Ld. 82: metaph. the face, of the earth, Stj. 29, 276.

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

Abbreviations used:

dat.
dative.
f.
feminine.
gen.
genitive.
l.
line.
metaph.
metaphorical, metaphorically.
n.
neuter.
pl.
plural.
sing.
singular.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Fs.
Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
Ld.
Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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