GnitOld Norse Dictionary - gnit
Meaning of Old Norse word "gnit" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f., mod. nitr, f. pl. [Dan. gnid; Ivar Aasen gnit], a nit, Lat. lens.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚾᛁᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.
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