Gagl-bjartrOld Norse Dictionary - gagl-bjartr
Meaning of Old Norse word "gagl-bjartr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. bright as a goose, an epithet of a lady, Akv. 39; the wild goose is here made to serve for a swan!
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚴᛚ-ᛒᛁᛅᚱᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-kviða. (A. II.)