GeddaOld Norse Dictionary - gedda
Meaning of Old Norse word "gedda" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [cp. gaddr; Swed. gädda; Dan. gjæde], a pike, Edda Gl.), Fas. i. 152, 489, Sæm.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Sæmundar Edda. (A, C. I.)
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