Orð-gífrOld Norse Dictionary - orð-gífr
Meaning of Old Norse word "orð-gífr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a ‘word-hag,’ a sharp-tongued woman, Nj. 49.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱᚦ-ᚴᛁᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)