Man-frelsiOld Norse Dictionary - man-frelsi
Meaning of Old Norse word "man-frelsi" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a granting of freedom to a bondman, manumission (as a vow), Orkn. 198, 200, Grág. i. 357, where it is wrongly spelt mannfrelsi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾ-ᚠᚱᛁᛚᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)