As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, [gestr], to pass the night; g. at e-s (etc.), Eb. 222, Nj. 15, 74, Ld. 130, Al. 40, Fs. 138: with acc. of the host, g. e-n, to spend a night with one, N. G. l. i. 51, 623. 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛋᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.