Old Norse Dictionary - moða

Meaning of Old Norse word "moða" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

að, to munch the moð, of cattle: metaph., moða úr e-u, to pick out a single green blade out of a heap of refuse.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

metaphorical, metaphorically.

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