RollaOld Norse Dictionary - rolla
Meaning of Old Norse word "rolla" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
rolla Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. [for. word; mid. Lat. rotula; Fr. rôle], a roll, scroll, Sturl. iii. 91, Bs. i. 799.
- 2. an old lean scurvy ewe.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛚᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
- mid. Lat.
- middle Latin.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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