Harm-dauðiOld Norse Dictionary - harm-dauði
Meaning of Old Norse word "harm-dauði" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. indecl. (and harm-dauðr, adj., Fms. ix. 399), lamented, of one departed; vera harmdauði, Fms. vi. 232, ix. 421, x. 406, Orkn. 88, Fb. i. 28.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚱᛘ-ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)