GellaOld Norse Dictionary - gella
Meaning of Old Norse word "gella" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d, [A. S. gellan], to yell, esp. of wild beasts, Hkr. i. 229, Ísl. ii. 170, Karl. 140, BS. ii. 10.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛚᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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