RytrOld Norse Dictionary - rytr
Meaning of Old Norse word "rytr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., and rytsa, u, f. a sea-gull, Edda (Gl.), = the larus tridactylus, as Faber; or rather = larus albus minimus, mod. rita, as Eggert Itin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛏᚱ
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.)
- Itinerarium or Travels of Eggert Ólafsson, 1772.