KlæmaOld Norse Dictionary - klæma
Meaning of Old Norse word "klæma" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d, [klám], to fall foul of; klæmdu mjök í orðum sínum Maumet ok Terrogant, (as Spenser, ‘Maumet and Termagaunt’), Flóv. 42:—mod., reflex. klæmast, to use obscene, filthy language.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᛅᛘᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flóvents Saga. (G. II.)
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