RistaOld Norse Dictionary - rista
Meaning of Old Norse word "rista" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
rista Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. t, to slice; see rista.
- 2. u, f. a scratch, slash, Nj. 82. ristu-bragð, n. a (Runic) character Edda 58.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛋᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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