Kvein-stafirOld Norse Dictionary - kvein-stafir
Meaning of Old Norse word "kvein-stafir" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. pl. wailings, lamentations, Al. 154.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᛁᚾ-ᛋᛏᛅᚠᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)