Lands-meginOld Norse Dictionary - lands-megin
Meaning of Old Norse word "lands-megin" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the ‘main’ of the land, main power, regarding strength or area, Fms. iv. 119, vii. 183, Eg. 50; landsmegin hans (his kingdom) er oss fjarri, Ó. H. 85.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᚾᛏᛋ-ᛘᛁᚴᛁᚾ
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.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)