GreyprOld Norse Dictionary - greypr
Meaning of Old Norse word "greypr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. fierce, cruel, Róm. 333, 346, Fms. x. 380, 385, Eg. 304; g. glæpr, a fearful crime, Bs. ii. 117; g. úhlýðni, 112.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᚢᛒᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Rómverja Saga. (E. II.)
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