RossOld Norse Dictionary - ross
Meaning of Old Norse word "ross" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. Ross-shire in Scotland, Orkn., Nj., Landn. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)