Old Norse Dictionary - íþrótt-ligr

Meaning of Old Norse word "íþrótt-ligr" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

adi. skilful; í. fimleiki, a dexterous feat, Fms. vi. 225; torvelt er at týna öll ágæti íþróttligrar lækningar hans, Bs. i. 646.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚦᚱᚢᛏᛏ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Works & Authors cited:

Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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