HarriOld Norse Dictionary - harri
Meaning of Old Norse word "harri" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [akin to the mod. herra, q. v.], a lord, king, only used in poetry, Edda 104, Gloss.; hann heimti þangat Valerianum harra sinn, Greg. 75: as a pr. name, Landn.; as also the name of an ox, Ld., whence local names such as Harra-staðir, m. pl., freq. in western Icel.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚱᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
- proper, properly.
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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