Skelmis-drepOld Norse Dictionary - skelmis-drep
Meaning of Old Norse word "skelmis-drep" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a plague, murrain, Stj. 326, 344.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛚᛘᛁᛋ-ᛏᚱᛁᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)