For-menntr

Old Norse Dictionary - for-menntr

Meaning of Old Norse word "for-menntr" in English.

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

for-menntr
part. well-trained, highly skilled, Finnb. 290; f. á járnsmíð, Fms. xi. 427, Bs. i. 681, 850, ii. 32.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
part.
participle.

Works & Authors cited:

Bs.
Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
Finnb.
Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Back