Blót-drykkja

Old Norse Dictionary - blót-drykkja

Meaning of Old Norse word "blót-drykkja" in English.

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

blót-drykkja
u, f. a sacrificial feast, Fms. x. 393, cp. Eg. 257.

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

Abbreviations used:

cp.
compare.
f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

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