Ás-móðrOld Norse Dictionary - ás-móðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "ás-móðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the divine strength of Thor, shewn in his wrath by thunder and lightning; því næst sá hann eldingar ok þrumur stórar; sá hann þá Þór í ásmóði, Edda 58; the proper name Þormóðr is equivalent to ásmóðr, cp. Landn. 307 (the verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛋ-ᛘᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)