As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [Germ. mahlzeit; Dan. maaltid], ‘meal-tide,’ a meal, Fms. ix. 520, xi. 444, Bs. i. 848, 867, 909. máltíðar-stund, f. meal-time, Bs. i. 884.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚ-ᛏᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.