HugðOld Norse Dictionary - hugð
Meaning of Old Norse word "hugð" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
hugð Old Norse word can mean:
- f. and hugða, u, f. [A. S. hyð and hygð; Engl. heed]:—love, interest, affection; leggja hugðu til e-s, to take interest in, feel love for one, FmS. vi. 280; at konungr leggr enga hugðu til hests síns, he heeded it not, BS. i. 633; mæla, ræða af hugðu, to speak from one’s heart, Bjarn. 40, 58.
- COMPDS: hugðarerendi, hugðarmál, hugðumaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚴᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Bjarnar Saga. (D. II.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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