BatiOld Norse Dictionary - bati
Meaning of Old Norse word "bati" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. improvement, advantage, Fs. 155, Grett. 113 A, Fas. ii. 247, Grág. (Kb.) i. 160. bata-ván, f. hope of convalescence, recovery of health, cp. Grág. I. e.; cp. also ábati, gain.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
➞ See all works cited in the dictionary
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Konungs-bók. (B. I, C. I, etc.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.