Heim-stöðOld Norse Dictionary - heim-stöð
Meaning of Old Norse word "heim-stöð" (or heim-stǫð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- heim-stöð (heim-stǫð)
- f. a homestead, Vsp. 56.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, heim-stöð may be more accurately written as heim-stǫð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛁᛘ-ᛋᛏᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Völuspá. (A. I.)