Barns-aldr

Old Norse Dictionary - barns-aldr

Meaning of Old Norse word "barns-aldr" in English.

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

barns-aldr
m. childhood. Eg. 118, Fms. ii. 267.

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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.

Works & Authors cited:

Eg.
Egils Saga. (D. II.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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