LystugrOld Norse Dictionary - lystugr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lystugr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
lystugr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. [Germ. lüstig; Old Engl. lusty], eager, willing, Stj. 8, 178: charming, lystugt er úti at vera á vori, Bb. 3. 55.
- 2. mod. hearty, of appetite for food; ó-lystugr, of bad appetite, also of food.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᛋᛏᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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