Al-ljóss

Old Norse Dictionary - al-ljóss

Meaning of Old Norse word "al-ljóss" in English.

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

al-ljóss
adj. quite light; dagr a., broad daylight, Eg. 219; n. sing., vera alljóst, in broad daylight, Grett. 95 A, 112 A, Fms. ix. 35, Sturl. ii. 108; metaph. quite clear, Sks. 490.

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

Abbreviations used:

adj.
adjective.
l.
line.
metaph.
metaphorical, metaphorically.
n.
neuter.
sing.
singular.

Works & Authors cited:

Eg.
Egils Saga. (D. II.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Grett.
Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
Sks.
Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
Sturl.
Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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