Mann-værrOld Norse Dictionary - mann-værr
Meaning of Old Norse word "mann-værr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. (qs. eiga vært hjá mönnum), beiddu þeir lausnar (absolution) af honum, svá at þeir skyldi vera mannværir, Fms. ix. 534, v. l.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᚢᛅᚱᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)