Hand-stinnrOld Norse Dictionary - hand-stinnr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hand-stinnr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. with brawny hand; róa handstinnan, to pull briskly, Finnb. 250.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚾᛏ-ᛋᛏᛁᚾᚾᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)