GabbOld Norse Dictionary - gabb
Meaning of Old Norse word "gabb" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. mocking, mockery, Fms. vii. 17, 59, ix. 385, Sturl. i. 155, Sks. 247, Karl. 474, Grett. 101.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᛒᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
➞ See all works cited in the dictionary
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.