FyllingOld Norse Dictionary - fylling
Meaning of Old Norse word "fylling" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
fylling Old Norse word can mean:
- f. filling, fulness, 655 xxvii. 19, Stj. 292: of the moon, 686 C. 2.
- II. metaph. fulness: fylling tímans, fulness of time, N. T. passim: fulfilment, fylling Guðs boðorða, Stj. passim; fylling laga, Hom. 135; fylling várra bæna, 625. 175.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᛚᛚᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- N. T.
- New Testament.
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