GauðOld Norse Dictionary - gauð
Meaning of Old Norse word "gauð" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
gauð Old Norse word can mean:
- f. [geyja], a barking, Rb. 346; hunda-gauð né ulfa-þytr, Post. 645. 73.
- II. neut. a poltroon, Bb. 3. 47.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Postula Sögur. (F. III.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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