KvisaOld Norse Dictionary - kvisa
Meaning of Old Norse word "kvisa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
kvisa Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. að, to gossip, whisper; nú sem hann sér sína menn kvisa með sér, Stj. 518; þér hafit kvisat í milli yðvar, at …, Edda 30.
- 2. u, f. a kind of bird, Edda ii. 488.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛁᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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