FreyjaOld Norse Dictionary - freyja
Meaning of Old Norse word "freyja" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
freyja Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. u, f. a lady, in hús-freyja, q. v.; prop. the goddess Freyja, Edda.
- 2. u, f. a lady; freyja mín es vanheil, Clem. 135.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᛁᚢᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Clements Saga. (F. III.)
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