ÍmaOld Norse Dictionary - íma
Meaning of Old Norse word "íma" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. = ím; elds íma, embers, Harms. 39: poët. a she-wolf, from the ember-like colour (?), Edda (Gl.): a giantess, id.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛘᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
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