BlótanOld Norse Dictionary - blótan
Meaning of Old Norse word "blótan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
blótan Old Norse word can mean:
- f. sacrificing, 623. 57.
- II. cursing, swearing, Fms. viii. 293.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᛏᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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