GleiðrOld Norse Dictionary - gleiðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "gleiðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj., neut. gleitt, [glíða, qs. líða, cp. gliðna], standing astraddle, with one’s legs wide apart. Sturl. ii. 106, freq. in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᛁᛁᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)