Epli

Old Norse Dictionary - epli

Meaning of Old Norse word "epli" in English.

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

epli Old Norse word can mean:

epli
n. [A. S. æppel; Engl. apple; Swed. äple; Dan. æble; O. H. G. aphol; mod. Germ. apfel]:—an apple, FmS. xi. 9, Rb. 346; it occurs even in old poems, Skm. 19, 20; cp. Edda 17, the apples of Idunna, of which the gods ate and became young again, cp. also VölS. S. ch. 2; Heljar e., the apple of death, Ísl. ii. 351 (in a verse).
epli
COMPDS: eplaát, eplagarðr, eplakyn, eplastöng.

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

Abbreviations used:

A. S.
Anglo-Saxon.
ch.
chapter.
cp.
compare.
Dan.
Danish.
Engl.
English.
Germ.
German.
gl.
glossary.
l.
line.
m.
masculine.
mod.
modern.
n.
neuter.
O. H. G.
Old High German.
S.
Saga.
Swed.
Swedish.

Works & Authors cited:

Edda
Edda. (C. I.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Rb.
Rímbegla. (H. III.)
Skm.
Skírnis-mál. (A. I.)
Völs. S.
Völsunga Saga. (C. II.)
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