Fífl-yrði

Old Norse Dictionary - fífl-yrði

Meaning of Old Norse word "fífl-yrði" in English.

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

fífl-yrði
n. pl. foolish, foul language, Gísl. 53.

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

Abbreviations used:

l.
line.
n.
neuter.
pl.
plural.

Works & Authors cited:

Gísl.
Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
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