Ar

Old Norse Dictionary - ar

Meaning of Old Norse word "ar" in English.

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

ar
n. (qs. arð?), an atom in a sunbeam, mote; hvernig viltú þekkja syndina nema Guðs orð sýni þér hana … arið eðr agnirnar í loptinu fáum vér ekki séð nema í sólar-geislanum? Vídal. i. 276; Germ. sonnenstäubchen, vide Vídal. Post. 276 (Ed. 1829), Njóla.

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

Abbreviations used:

Germ.
German.
l.
line.
m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.
qs.
quasi.

Works & Authors cited:

Njóla
Njóla, the poem.
Post.
Postula Sögur. (F. III.)
Vídal.
Vídalíns-Postilla.
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