As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
feti Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. a, m. a stepper, pacer, in compds, há-feti, létt-feti, mál-feti, a high-stepper, light-stepper, etc., poët. names of a race-horse.
- 2. a, m. [fete, Ivar Aasen], the blade of an axe, Nj. 27, 209.
- 2. a strand in the thread of the warp.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.
- Njála. (D. II.)
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