Hreysti-verkOld Norse Dictionary - hreysti-verk
Meaning of Old Norse word "hreysti-verk" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a deed of prowess, a deed of derring-do, Fms. ii. 105, Finnb. 330.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚱᛁᚢᛋᛏᛁ-ᚢᛁᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)