GeipOld Norse Dictionary - geip
Meaning of Old Norse word "geip" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. idle talk, nonsense, in mod. usage esp. foolish exaggeration, Nj. 214, Fms. ii. 286, Karl. 478.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛁᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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