Heiman-förOld Norse Dictionary - heiman-för
Meaning of Old Norse word "heiman-för" (or heiman-fǫr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- heiman-för (heiman-fǫr)
- f. = heimanferð, Grág. i. 147, Eg. 23.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, heiman-för may be more accurately written as heiman-fǫr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛁᛘᛅᚾ-ᚠᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)