Heyrin-kunnrOld Norse Dictionary - heyrin-kunnr
Meaning of Old Norse word "heyrin-kunnr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (heyrum-kunnr, n. G. L. i. 232, Bjarn. 42, both paper MSS., as also in mod. usage), adj. known, reported, FmS. i. 103, Nj. 139, Stj. 421; frægt ok h., famous and well known, 87, passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚢᚱᛁᚾ-ᚴᚢᚾᚾᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)