Gífr-ligaOld Norse Dictionary - gífr-liga
Meaning of Old Norse word "gífr-liga" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. savagely; láta gífrliga, Sturl. ii. 238, Fas. ii. 424 (of a dog): mod. exorbitantly.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᚠᚱ-ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)