KongrOld Norse Dictionary - kongr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kongr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
kongr Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. m. a king; see konungr.
- 2. m., qs. kúfungr (q. v.), a conch-shell, Lat. concha, Eggert Itin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚾᚴᚱ
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:
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.
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