EltingOld Norse Dictionary - elting
Meaning of Old Norse word "elting" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
elting Old Norse word can mean:
- f., chiefly in pl. pursuing, chasing, Fms, vii. 128, 294, Fs. 50.
- II. botan., proncd. elking, [Swed. ältgras], spearwort, equisetum vulgare, arvense, Björn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Biörn Halldórsson.
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