GlúpnaOld Norse Dictionary - glúpna
Meaning of Old Norse word "glúpna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, [a Scandin. word found in Ormul. forr-gloppnedd, and Scot. and North. E. gloppen]:—the radical sense was prob. to become soft, but in usage to look downcast, let the countenance fall, as one about to cry, Fm. 31, Am. 73, Gísl. (in a verse), Eb. 60, Ó. H. 63.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᚢᛒᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- North. E.
- Northern English.
- Scandinavia, Scandinavian.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-mál. (A. II.)
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fafnis-mál. (A. II.)
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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