Píningar-váttrOld Norse Dictionary - píningar-váttr
Meaning of Old Norse word "píningar-váttr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a martyr, 623. 51, Fms. xi. 308.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚾᛁᚾᚴᛅᚱ-ᚢᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)