Mör-nefrOld Norse Dictionary - mör-nefr
Meaning of Old Norse word "mör-nefr" (or mǫr-nefr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mör-nefr (mǫr-nefr)
- n. suet-nose, a nickname, Fms. vii. 138.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mör-nefr may be more accurately written as mǫr-nefr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱ-ᚾᛁᚠᚱ
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.)