GrátrOld Norse Dictionary - grátr
Meaning of Old Norse word "grátr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Dan. graad; Swed. gråt], ‘greiting,’ weeping, Edda 37, Fms. i. 138, Rb. 332, Bret. 68, Mar. gráta-guð, n. the weeping goddess, Freyja, Edda.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛅᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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