HleiðrOld Norse Dictionary - hleiðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hleiðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [Ulf. hleiþra or hleþra = σκηνή], prop. a tent; it exists only as the local name of the old Danish capital, Fas., Fms., and in Hleiðrar-garðr, m., Landn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛚᛁᛁᚦᚱ
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:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)