HemOld Norse Dictionary - hem
Meaning of Old Norse word "hem" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [him, Ivar Aasen, and North. E. ime = a hoar frost], a thin film of ice.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛘ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- North. E.
- Northern English.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.
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