Gjafa-laustOld Norse Dictionary - gjafa-laust
Meaning of Old Norse word "gjafa-laust" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj. dismissed without gifts, Nj. 167, Fms. vii. 106, Sturl. iii. 268.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛅᚠᛅ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛏ
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.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)