Mjöð-drukkinnOld Norse Dictionary - mjöð-drukkinn
Meaning of Old Norse word "mjöð-drukkinn" (or mjǫð-drukkinn) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mjöð-drukkinn (mjǫð-drukkinn)
- part. ‘mead-drunk,’ Fms. viii. 94.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mjöð-drukkinn may be more accurately written as mjǫð-drukkinn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚢᚦ-ᛏᚱᚢᚴᚴᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)