Sam-vizka

Old Norse Dictionary - sam-vizka

Meaning of Old Norse word "sam-vizka" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

sam-vizka Old Norse word can mean:

sam-vizka
u, f. the conscience,l. 7, K. Á. 202, FmS. i. 141, Dipl. ii. 19, Barl. 85, BS. ii. 118, freq. in mod. usage, n. T., PasS., Vídal.
sam-vizka
2. consciousness; heill at samvizku, krankr at líkama, Munk. 49; heill at líkama ok samvizku, Dipl. iv. S. samvizku-lauss, adj. (-leysi, n.), without conscience, cruel.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᛘ-ᚢᛁᛋᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
freq.
frequent, frequently.
l.
line.
mod.
modern.
pl.
plural.
adj.
adjective.
n.
neuter.
S.
Saga.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Barl.
Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
Bs.
Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
Dipl.
Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Gþl.
Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)
K. Á.
Kristinn-réttr Árna biskups. (B. III.)
N. T.
New Testament.
Pass.
Passiu-Sálmar.
Vídal.
Vídalíns-Postilla.
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