Ár-gljúfr

Old Norse Dictionary - ár-gljúfr

Meaning of Old Norse word "ár-gljúfr" in English.

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

ár-gljúfr
n. a chasm of a river, Fms. viii. 51, Fær. 62.

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

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Fær.
Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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