Dauð-yfli

Old Norse Dictionary - dauð-yfli

Meaning of Old Norse word "dauð-yfli" in English.

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

dauð-yfli
n. (cp. Goth. daupublis = επιθανάτιος, I Cor. iv. 9), a carcase, lifeless thing, Stj. 317 (Lev. xi. 38).

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

Abbreviations used:

cp.
compare.
Goth.
Gothic.
n.
neuter.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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