Old Norse Dictionary - sindra

Meaning of Old Norse word "sindra" in English.

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

að, to glow, sparkle, like the slag in a forge; þat (the sword) var svá bjart at s. þótti af, Fb. i. 157, Fas. i. 371; þótti mér aldri soðit verða til fulls en sindraði ávallt ór, Þorst. Síðu H. 177; ok sindrar of allt land, id.; sindrandi járn, glowing iron, Sks. 204, Fms. x. 418.

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

Abbreviations used:

idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation

Works & Authors cited:

Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
Þorst. Síðu H.
Þorsteins Saga Síðu-Hallssonar. (D. II.)
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