As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [Dan. gry = dawn; Swed. gryning], dawn, the first grey of daylight; í grýjandina, in the grey of morning, an απ. λεγ., FmS. (Sverr. S.) pref. xxii. to p. 398.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᚢᛁ-ᛅᚾᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- απ. λεγ.
- απαξ. λεγόμενον.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sverr. S.
- Sverris Saga. (E. I.)
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