As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
sam-sæti Old Norse word can mean:
- n. a sitting down together; taka s., to sit down at a feast, Fms. ii. 261, Stj. 460; veita mér s. (to entertain me) at sjálfs síns borði, 539:—an assembly, entertainment, í svá góðu s., in such a good ‘set,’in such good company, Sd. 151; staddr í s., Sks. 370.
- COMPDS: samsætisdrykkja, samsætismenn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᛘ-ᛋᛅᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Svarfdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.