Kvenn-gildrOld Norse Dictionary - kvenn-gildr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kvenn-gildr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj., opp. to karlgildr, q. v.: in the phrase, k. úmagi, a half pauper, who can do something for himself, Vm. 52, D. I. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᚾᚾ-ᚴᛁᛚᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- D. I.
- Diplomatarium Islandicum. (J. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)