Banns-spjótOld Norse Dictionary - banns-spjót
Meaning of Old Norse word "banns-spjót" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a spear of excommunication, H. E. ii. 77.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾᚾᛋ-ᛋᛒᛁᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)