Au-fússOld Norse Dictionary - au-fúss
Meaning of Old Norse word "au-fúss" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. in a verse by Arnór, perhaps akin to the above, meaning eager, Orkn. 126: vide, however, Lex. Poët. s. v. ófur.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚢ-ᚠᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)