GaflOld Norse Dictionary - gafl
Meaning of Old Norse word "gafl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Ulf. gibla = πτερύγιον, Luke iv. 9; Engl. gable; Germ. giebel; Dan. gavl; Swed. gafvel]:—a gable-end, gable, Sturl. ii. 50, Nj. 209, Ísl. ii. 74.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚠᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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