FýriOld Norse Dictionary - fýri
Meaning of Old Norse word "fýri" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
fýri Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. n. fir, = fura. fýri-skógr, m. fir-wood, Karl. 326, Fms. vii. 236.
- 2. n. fire, Lex. Poët.; vide fúrr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
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