Norð-hvalrOld Norse Dictionary - norð-hvalr
Meaning of Old Norse word "norð-hvalr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a kind of whale, Sks. 134.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚱᚦ-ᚼᚢᛅᛚᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)