Geig-skotOld Norse Dictionary - geig-skot
Meaning of Old Norse word "geig-skot" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a deadly shot; in the phrase, at skjóta g. í móti e-m, to shoot the death bolt against one, i. e. to seek to take one’s life, Fb. ii. 353, Fms. v. 76.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛁᚴ-ᛋᚴᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
- s. v.
- sub voce.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)