Mis-leggjaOld Norse Dictionary - mis-leggja
Meaning of Old Norse word "mis-leggja" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lagði, to lay amiss; e-m eru mislagðar hendr, one had ‘mislaid hands,’ i. e. did the wrong thing and left the right undone, Fms. vii. 118, Þorst. Stang. 52, Finnb. 262: also of slovenly or bad work.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋ-ᛚᛁᚴᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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- id est.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)