FylOld Norse Dictionary - fyl
Meaning of Old Norse word "fyl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a foal or filly (cp. fylja), Grág. ii. 89, 326, Edda 27: in a pun, Fms. x. 220, Gísl.; fyljum, dat. pl. the foal of an ass, Stj. 183.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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