Mann-kvæmtOld Norse Dictionary - mann-kvæmt
Meaning of Old Norse word "mann-kvæmt" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj., in the phrase, þar er m. (or ekki m.), many people come there, it is frequented by guests; þar var ekki m., few people came there, it is a lonely place, Grett. 137.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᚴᚢᛅᛘᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)