Róðrar-leiðiOld Norse Dictionary - róðrar-leiði
Meaning of Old Norse word "róðrar-leiði" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a calm, dull sea, so that one has to take to the oars, Eg. 203; þeir tóku r., at first they rowed, Orkn. 412, Bs. i. 520, Grett. 150.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᚦᚱᛅᚱ-ᛚᛁᛁᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)