Fyrir-takaOld Norse Dictionary - fyrir-taka
Meaning of Old Norse word "fyrir-taka" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- tók, to deny, refuse, Bs. i. 758, Fms. ii. 65, Jómsv. 50, Ld. 186: to forbid, H. E. i. 456.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᛁᚱ-ᛏᛅᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)