As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
flenna Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. t, to put wide open (cant word), Eg. 305, v. l., Fb. iii. 335, 427.
- 2. u, f. [flanni], a gadding, giddy woman.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛁᚾᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
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