Gull-kistaOld Norse Dictionary - gull-kista
Meaning of Old Norse word "gull-kista" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a gold chest, Fms. vii. 249, xi. 85: in peroration of popular tales, þar vóru gullkistur um gólf dregnar, Ísl. Þjóðs.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛚᛚ-ᚴᛁᛋᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ísl. Þjóðs.
- Íslenzkar Þjóðsögur.