GreyfaOld Norse Dictionary - greyfa
Meaning of Old Norse word "greyfa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ð, [grúfa], to grovel, bow down with the face to the earth, Fms. viii. 333 C: reflex., Eg. 508, Fms. iii. 127, Fas. ii. 251.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᚢᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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