KristrOld Norse Dictionary - kristr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kristr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
kristr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. Christ, see p. 93; cp. Hvíta-Kristr.
- COMPDS: Kristskirkja, Kristsminni, Kristsmusteri.
- II. in pr. names, Krist-röðr, Fms., Krist-rún, etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚱᛁᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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