SéttOld Norse Dictionary - sétt
Meaning of Old Norse word "sétt" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [sex], a body of six, used only in compds. as, séttar-eiðr, m. an oath of six, i. e. of six compurgators, N. G. l. i. 16, Gþl. 144.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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