GnissaOld Norse Dictionary - gnissa
Meaning of Old Norse word "gnissa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a spectre, Edda (Gl.); cp. Dan. nisse = a hobgoblin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚾᛁᛋᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)