For-smiðrOld Norse Dictionary - for-smiðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "for-smiðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘fore-smith,’ chief builder, Edda (pref.), Bret.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᛋᛘᛁᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
- Edda. (C. I.)