As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
bleyði Old Norse word can mean:
- f. cowardice, Fms. ii. 306: softness, in a good sense (rare), Sks. 496 B.
- COMPDS: bleyðimaðr, bleyðimannligr, bleyðimark, bleyðiorð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᛁᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.