Fjall-rapi

Old Norse Dictionary - fjall-rapi

Meaning of Old Norse word "fjall-rapi" in English.

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

fjall-rapi
mod. fjall-drapi, a, m. a kind of dwarf birch, Bs. i. 7, Edda (Gl.), Hjalt., Björn.

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

Abbreviations used:

l.
line.
m.
masculine.
mod.
modern.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Björn
Biörn Halldórsson.
Bs.
Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
Edda
Edda. (C. I.)
Hjalt.
Hjaltalín, Icelandic Botany.
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