Gangdaga-þingOld Norse Dictionary - gangdaga-þing
Meaning of Old Norse word "gangdaga-þing" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a meeting during Rogation-week, FmS. vii. 217, 347. In all these compds spelt variously ‘gagn-’ or ‘gang-.’ The word Gangdagar is undoubtedly borrowed from the A. S.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚾᚴᛏᛅᚴᛅ-ᚦᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)