KólgaOld Norse Dictionary - kólga
Meaning of Old Norse word "kólga" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f., poët. a wave, Edda (Gl.), Hkv. 1. 25, Orkn. (in a verse), Fms. vii. 49 (in a verse), Bs. i. 16 (in a verse): one of the Northern Nereids (Ránar-dætr), Edda.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛚᚴᛅ
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.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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