Afa-systir

Old Norse Dictionary - afa-systir

Meaning of Old Norse word "afa-systir" in English.

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

afa-systir
f. great aunt, Landn. 317.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Landn.
Landnáma. (D. I.)
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