ÓraOld Norse Dictionary - óra
Meaning of Old Norse word "óra" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
óra Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. að. = vára (q. v.), to become spring, Orkn. (in a verse).
- 2. pres. órir, [órar], to rave, play pranks; órir gestr við gest, Hm. 31: the mod. phrase, mig órar til þess, to recollect dimly, of a long by-gone time.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱᛅ
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:
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Hává-mál. (A. I.)
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