HeppinnOld Norse Dictionary - heppinn
Meaning of Old Norse word "heppinn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. [happ, cp. Engl. happy], lucky, Symb. 14, Grett. 90 new Ed., Fb. i. 541; orð-h., ready-tongued.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛒᛒᛁᚾᚾ
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.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Symbolae. (H. IV.)
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