Hlið-vörðrOld Norse Dictionary - hlið-vörðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hlið-vörðr" (or hlið-vǫrðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- hlið-vörðr (hlið-vǫrðr)
- m. a porter, Stj. 622, Gkv. 2, 35.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, hlið-vörðr may be more accurately written as hlið-vǫrðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛚᛁᚦ-ᚢᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Guðrúnar-kviða. (A. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)