Hrein-lífrOld Norse Dictionary - hrein-lífr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hrein-lífr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. clean-living, pure of life, Bs. i. 275, Hom. (St.) 3, Nikd. 34, passim; opp. to saurlífi and saurlífr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚱᛁᛁᚾ-ᛚᛁᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)