Flís

Old Norse Dictionary - flís

Meaning of Old Norse word "flís" in English.

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

flís
f. [Germ. fliese; Swed. flisa; Dan. flise], a splinter, n. G. L. i. 38, Fms. x. 30: a slice, Mar. (Fr.)

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

Abbreviations used:

Dan.
Danish.
f.
feminine.
Fr.
French in etymologies.
Germ.
German.
L.
Linnæus.
m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.
Swed.
Swedish.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Fr.
Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
Mar.
Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
N. G. L.
Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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