SágaOld Norse Dictionary - sága
Meaning of Old Norse word "sága" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [akin to saga and segja?], one of the goddesses, see Gm. 7; often used in circumlocutions of a woman, silki-sága, öl-sága, etc., Lex. Poët.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grímnis-mál. (A. I.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.