Hólm-stefnaOld Norse Dictionary - hólm-stefna
Meaning of Old Norse word "hólm-stefna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a meeting (duel) on a holm, Eg. 485, 490, Fas. i. 419.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᛚᛘ-ᛋᛏᛁᚠᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)