HildingrOld Norse Dictionary - hildingr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hildingr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., poët. a war king, Hm. 154, Hkv. 2. 10, Edda 105, passim: a pr. name, Fas.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᛚᛏᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
- Hává-mál. (A. I.)
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