Festa-váttorð

Old Norse Dictionary - festa-váttorð

Meaning of Old Norse word "festa-váttorð" in English.

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

festa-váttorð
and festar-vætti, n. a witness or evidence to a betrothal, Grág. i. 313, 330.

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

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Grág.
Grágás. (B. I.)
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