Reifa-barnOld Norse Dictionary - reifa-barn
Meaning of Old Norse word "reifa-barn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an infant in swaddling-clothes; kona hans rakaði ljá eptir honum ok bar r. á baki sér, Bs. i. 666, Al. 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛁᚠᛅ-ᛒᛅᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)