Gæfu-leysiOld Norse Dictionary - gæfu-leysi
Meaning of Old Norse word "gæfu-leysi" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. lucklessness, Grett. 128, Hrafn. 30.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚠᚢ-ᛚᛁᚢᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)