Eið-svari

Old Norse Dictionary - eið-svari

Meaning of Old Norse word "eið-svari" in English.

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

eið-svari
a, m. a confederate, one bound by oath, Nj. 192: a liegeman bound by a hollustu-e., Orkn. 106, Fms. v. 44 (Hkr. ii. 333).

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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.
s. v.
sub voce.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Hkr.
Heimskringla. (E. I.)
Nj.
Njála. (D. II.)
Orkn.
Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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