LægrOld Norse Dictionary - lægr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lægr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj., only in compds, gras-lægr (q. v.), or in neut. in the phrase, eiga lægt (at kirkju), to have a right to be buried, K. Þ. K. 18, 34: in the phrase, var þá lægt viðr, at …, it was on the point of … (cp. lá við), Stj. 479.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᚴᚱ
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:
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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