HlýOld Norse Dictionary - hlý
Meaning of Old Norse word "hlý" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [Dan. ly = shelter], warmth, as of a bed; þvíat konungr þóttisk þá þurfa hlýs, Fms. vi. 251, Fagrsk. 49 (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛚᚢ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fagrskinna. (K. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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