Fimm-tán

Old Norse Dictionary - fimm-tán

Meaning of Old Norse word "fimm-tán" in English.

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

fimm-tán
a cardinal numb. fifteen, passim, fimmtán-sessa, u, f. a ship with fifteen seats, Hkr. i. 215.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

Hkr.
Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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