PríorOld Norse Dictionary - príor
Meaning of Old Norse word "príor" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Lat.], a prior, in a convent, Sks., Bs., Ann. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛁᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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