Laun-vígOld Norse Dictionary - laun-víg
Meaning of Old Norse word "laun-víg" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a secret manslaughter, a law term, ranging between full murder and manslaughter, defined in Gísl. 22.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᚢᚾ-ᚢᛁᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)