MeyrrOld Norse Dictionary - meyrr
Meaning of Old Norse word "meyrr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. [O. H. G. muruwi; mid. H. G. mur and murwe; Germ. murhe; Dan. mör]:—tender, of flesh, meat, or the like, or rotten of other things, Stj. 77; sem meyrr börkr, Bær. 19.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚢᚱᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
- mid. H. G.
- middle High German.
- O. H. G.
- Old High German.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Bærings Saga. (G. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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