Löðr-menniOld Norse Dictionary - löðr-menni
Meaning of Old Norse word "löðr-menni" (or lǫðr-menni) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- löðr-menni (lǫðr-menni)
- n. a coward, feeble person, Fas. iii. 437.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, löðr-menni may be more accurately written as lǫðr-menni.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚦᚱ-ᛘᛁᚾᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)