Í-vistOld Norse Dictionary - í-vist
Meaning of Old Norse word "í-vist" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
í-vist Old Norse word can mean:
- f. an abode, in-dwelling, N. G. L. i. 47.
- II. a local name, Uist, one of the Hebrides, Fms.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁ-ᚢᛁᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)