Apal-grár

Old Norse Dictionary - apal-grár

Meaning of Old Norse word "apal-grár" in English.

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

apal-grár
adj. dapple-gray, i. e. apple-gray, having the streaky colour of an apple (cp. Fr. pommelé), of a horse, Nj. 274, Karl. 426, Landn. 93 (where it is used of a river horse); of an ox, uxi a. at lit, Ld. 120.

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

Abbreviations used:

adj.
adjective.
cp.
compare.
Fr.
French in etymologies.
i. e.
id est.
l.
line.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Fr.
Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
Karl.
Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
Landn.
Landnáma. (D. I.)
Ld.
Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
Nj.
Njála. (D. II.)
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