Gest-erfðOld Norse Dictionary - gest-erfð
Meaning of Old Norse word "gest-erfð" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. inheritance after a stranger (guest) who dies in one’s house, N. G. L. i. 51.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛋᛏ-ᛁᚱᚠᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)