Draga

Old Norse Dictionary - draga

Meaning of Old Norse word "draga" in English.

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

draga Old Norse word can mean:

draga
1. u, f., vide drögur.
draga
2. u, f., only in pl. drögur, timber carried on horseback and trailing along the ground, Glúm. 368; dragna-hross, a dray-horse, 369: metric. term, a sort of anadiplosis, when a stanza begins with the last word of the preceding one, Edda (Ht.) 126, Skálda 191.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
l.
line.
m.
masculine.
metric.
metrically.
pl.
plural.

Works & Authors cited:

Edda
Edda. (C. I.)
Glúm.
Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
Ht.
Hátta-tal. (C. I.)
Skálda
Skálda. (H. I.)
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