NörfiOld Norse Dictionary - nörfi
Meaning of Old Norse word "nörfi" (or nǫrfi) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nörfi (nǫrfi)
- a, m. the giant of that name, the son of Loki, Stor.; see Narfi; Nörva-sund = Njörvasund, q. v.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nörfi may be more accurately written as nǫrfi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚱᚠᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sona-torrek. (A. III.)