FrýsaOld Norse Dictionary - frýsa
Meaning of Old Norse word "frýsa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, (hon frýsti ferliga, Sams. 9), mod. að, to snort, whinny, of a horse, Greg. 49, Karl. 3, 4, Fas. i. 60 (where better fnýsa, q. v.); akin are fryssa, að, and frussa, to sport.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᚢᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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