Ham-vátrOld Norse Dictionary - ham-vátr
Meaning of Old Norse word "ham-vátr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. skin-wet, i. e. drowned, Landn. (in a verse): freq. in foreign, Saxon, and Germ. pr. names and local names;
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᛘ-ᚢᛅᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- i. e.
- id est.
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)