Af-vensla

Old Norse Dictionary - af-vensla

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

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

af-vensla
u, f. expenses, outlay; auðræði (means) urðu brátt eigi mikil, en afvenslur þóttu varla með mikilli stillingu, Bs. i. 136.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

Bs.
Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
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