Af-veltaOld Norse Dictionary - af-velta
Meaning of Old Norse word "af-velta" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. [the Scot. awald or awalt], cast, used of cattle, sheep, or horses that have fallen on the back and are unable to rise. Háv. 44.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠ-ᚢᛁᛚᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Hávarðar Saga. (D. II.)