Forn-fróðrOld Norse Dictionary - forn-fróðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "forn-fróðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. skilled in old lore, in a bad sense, of sorcery, Fbr. 163: mod. learned in old things.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᚾ-ᚠᚱᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)