Mat-sveinnOld Norse Dictionary - mat-sveinn
Meaning of Old Norse word "mat-sveinn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a meat-boy, cook, esp. on board a ship, Fs. 150, Eb. 192, Þiðr. 127, Fms. x. 129.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛏ-ᛋᚢᛁᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)