Af-kvremi

Old Norse Dictionary - af-kvremi

Meaning of Old Norse word "af-kvremi" in English.

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

af-kvremi Old Norse word can mean:

af-kvremi
n. [kvám], ‘off-coming,’ offspring, in a collect. sense, Fms. i. 212, Hkr. i. 325, Orkn. 142, Stj. 39.
af-kvremi
COMPD: afkvæmismaðr.

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

Abbreviations used:

collect.
collective.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Hkr.
Heimskringla. (E. I.)
Orkn.
Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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