Griða-staðrOld Norse Dictionary - griða-staðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "griða-staðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a sanctuary, asylum, Edda 37, Gþl. 179, Fas. ii. 63.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᚦᛅ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)