Konungs-sveitOld Norse Dictionary - konungs-sveit
Meaning of Old Norse word "konungs-sveit" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the king’s retinue, Fms. ix. 22.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚾᚢᚾᚴᛋ-ᛋᚢᛁᛁᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)