NagrOld Norse Dictionary - nagr
Meaning of Old Norse word "nagr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., wrongly spelt naðr, Fms. i. 178 (in a verse), a kind of bird, a magpie (?), Edda (Gl.); sveita nagr, blóðs-nagr, the blood-hawk, raven, poët., Haustl., Ísl. ii. 349 (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Haustlöng. (A. I.)
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