HnefaOld Norse Dictionary - hnefa
Meaning of Old Norse word "hnefa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to clasp with the fist, Eb. 90 new Ed., Karl. 356.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚾᛁᚠᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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