Ofr-liðOld Norse Dictionary - ofr-lið
Meaning of Old Norse word "ofr-lið" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. overwhelming force; bera e-n ofrliði, to overpower, Fms. i. 154, Hkr. ii. 371, Barl. 190.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᚱ-ᛚᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)