FaxOld Norse Dictionary - fax
Meaning of Old Norse word "fax" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [A. S. feax], a mane, Edda 7, SkS. 100, El. 29: poët., vallar-fax, the field’s mane, the wood, Alm. 29.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alvís-mál. (A. I.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Elis Saga. (G. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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