Mann-kaupOld Norse Dictionary - mann-kaup
Meaning of Old Norse word "mann-kaup" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. ‘man-bargain;’ in the phrase, þat er gott m. í e-m, a person is a good bargain, an acquisition, Fms. vi. 99, Fb. ii. 280,; gott er m. í Vagni, faðir, Fms. xi. 154.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᚴᛅᚢᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)