Afglapa-orð

Old Norse Dictionary - afglapa-orð

Meaning of Old Norse word "afglapa-orð" in English.

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

afglapa-orð
n. words of a fool, in the proverb, úmæt eru afglapaorð, ‘a fool’s word is nothing worth’—now úmæt eru ómagaorð—Boll. 352.

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

Abbreviations used:

l.
line.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Boll.
Bolla-þáttr. (D. V.)
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