Hag-mæltrOld Norse Dictionary - hag-mæltr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hag-mæltr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. well-spoken, Fms. iv. 374: a kind of metre, Edda 138: in mod. usage only of one who has skill in verse-making, hann er lagmæltr, a happy verse-maker, but not yet a skáld, poet.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚴ-ᛘᛅᛚᛏᚱ
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.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)