Bana-sár

Old Norse Dictionary - bana-sár

Meaning of Old Norse word "bana-sár" in English.

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

bana-sár
n. a mortal wound, Nj. 9, Eg. 258.

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

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Eg.
Egils Saga. (D. II.)
Nj.
Njála. (D. II.)
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