Garð-hús

Old Norse Dictionary - garð-hús

Meaning of Old Norse word "garð-hús" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

garð-hús
n. a privy, Fms. iv. 169, vi. 15, Stj. 629.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚱᚦ-ᚼᚢᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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