Knapp-járnOld Norse Dictionary - knapp-járn
Meaning of Old Norse word "knapp-járn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. iron with a knob at one end, Bs. i. 379, used for surgical operations.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚾᛅᛒᛒ-ᛁᛅᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)