GránaOld Norse Dictionary - grána
Meaning of Old Norse word "grána" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to become grey, metaph. to be coarse and spiteful; tekr at grána gamanit, the play began to be coarse, Sturl. i. 21, (græðna, v. l.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛅᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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