KausiOld Norse Dictionary - kausi
Meaning of Old Norse word "kausi" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [kause, Ivar Aasen], a cat, = kisa, q. v.; Snorri mælti við son sinn Þórð kausa, sér köttrinn músina, sees the cat the mouse? Ísl. ii. 309:—a nickname, Eb.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚢᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.
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