Sig-ynOld Norse Dictionary - sig-yn
Meaning of Old Norse word "sig-yn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f., gen. Sig-ynjar, the name of a goddess, the wife of Loki, Vsp., Edda; hence the female name Signý, Landn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᚴ-ᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
➞ See all works cited in the dictionary
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
- Völuspá. (A. I.)