Land-eyðaOld Norse Dictionary - land-eyða
Meaning of Old Norse word "land-eyða" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. land-waster, the name of a standard, Fms. vi, viii: = landauðn, iv. 126: mod. a tramp, scout.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᚾᛏ-ᛁᚢᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)