Hirði-Old Norse Dictionary - hirði-
Meaning of Old Norse word "hirði-" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a prefix, tending, keeping, wearing, in poët. compds, hirði-áss, -bil, -dís, -draugr, -nauma, -njótr, -sága, -sif, -týr, -þollr, all epithets in poetical circumlocutions of men and women.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚱᚦᛁ-
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements