Dratta

Old Norse Dictionary - dratta

Meaning of Old Norse word "dratta" in English.

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

dratta
að, (qs. dragta), to trail or walk like a cow, Fas. ii. 128, i. 484: Homer’s ειλίπους is rendered by drattandi.

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

Abbreviations used:

qs.
quasi.

Works & Authors cited:

Fas.
Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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