KilprOld Norse Dictionary - kilpr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kilpr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a handle of a vessel (= hadda); mösurbolli ok yfir gylltr kilpr, Fagrsk. 115; ok yfir kilpr gyldr af silfri, Mork. 19: in mod. usage kilpr is a loop of whalebone fastening the handle to the bucket.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᛚᛒᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fagrskinna. (K. I.)
- Morkinskinna. (E. I.)
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