Sekðar-handsalOld Norse Dictionary - sekðar-handsal
Meaning of Old Norse word "sekðar-handsal" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a ‘hansel’ or first trial of sekt, Grág. i. 118, 488.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᚴᚦᛅᚱ-ᚼᛅᚾᛏᛋᛅᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)