RýniOld Norse Dictionary - rýni
Meaning of Old Norse word "rýni" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. scrutiny, contemplation: poët., rýnis reið, contemplation’s vehicle, i. e. the breast, Stor.: grammar, skáld eru höfundar allrar rýnni, the poets are the judges, the authorities in all matters of grammar, Skálda 164.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Skálda. (H. I.)
- Sona-torrek. (A. III.)