Garð-sveinnOld Norse Dictionary - garð-sveinn
Meaning of Old Norse word "garð-sveinn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘yard-boy,’ valet, hence Fr. garçon, Þiðr. 230.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚱᚦ-ᛋᚢᛁᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)