LeðrOld Norse Dictionary - leðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "leðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
leðr Old Norse word can mean:
- n. [A. S. leðer; Engl. leather; North. E. ledder; Germ. leder; Dan. læder]:—leather, freq. in mod. usage, but no instance in old writers is recorded.
- COMPDS: leðrblaka, leðrflaska, leðrháls, leðrhosa, leðrhús, leðrpanzari.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
- frequent, frequently.
- North. E.
- Northern English.
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