FattrOld Norse Dictionary - fattr
Meaning of Old Norse word "fattr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
fattr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. bowed backward; standa fattr, opp. to lútr.
- β. slender, of the fingers; fatta hafði hann fingr og smá, Snót 202; fingr fattir ok at öllu vel vaxnir, Þiðr. 6, v. l., freq. in mod. usage; cp. fetta.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Snót, poems.
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
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