GlitOld Norse Dictionary - glit
Meaning of Old Norse word "glit" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
glit Old Norse word can mean:
- n. ‘glitter,’ used of brocades or rich tissues; ofit í glit af gulli, Gísl. 21; dúkr hálfr með sprang, hálfr með glit, Pm. 123.
- COMPDS: glitábreiða, glitdúkr, glitofinn, glitvefnaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᛁᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Pétrs-máldagi. (J. I.)
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