HugsanOld Norse Dictionary - hugsan
Meaning of Old Norse word "hugsan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
hugsan Old Norse word can mean:
- f. thought, thinking, Sturl. iii. 242 (opinion), Fms. i. 185, Al. 163; bera h. fyrir e-u, Sturl. i. 206; h. ok ætlun, 656 A. i. 31, N. T., Pass., Vídal., very freq.
- COMPDS: hugsunaraugu, hugsunarlauss, hugsunarleysi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚴᛋᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- N. T.
- New Testament.
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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