KreddaOld Norse Dictionary - kredda
Meaning of Old Norse word "kredda" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a creed (Lat. credo); kvaðsk numit hafa Pater noster ok kredduna, Fær. 257, 258: a belief, fancy, hafa sína kreddu, sitja við sína kreddu (conversational), prob. derived from the story in Fær. S.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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