As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- or Gró, f. a pr. name, Landn., cp. Edda 58 (the giantess mother of Örvandil, Orion); cp. Swed. groda, Norse gro = a toad, paddock,
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᚢᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
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