SkelfirOld Norse Dictionary - skelfir
Meaning of Old Norse word "skelfir" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a shaker, Lex. Poët.: a pr. name of a mythical king, Edda.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛚᚠᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
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