Riddara-tignOld Norse Dictionary - riddara-tign
Meaning of Old Norse word "riddara-tign" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a knight’s order, 623. 30. ☞ Riddari as a title was first introduced into Norway A. D. 1277,—Magnús konungr gaf skutilsveinum riddara-nöfn ok herra, Ann. s.a.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛏᛏᛅᚱᛅ-ᛏᛁᚴᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. D.
- Anno Domini.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)