KvenirOld Norse Dictionary - kvenir
Meaning of Old Norse word "kvenir" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. pl. the Tchudic people of Kvenland in northern Russia, Eg.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᚾᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
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