As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
skilnaðr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. a separation, Grág. ii. 13, 114: a separation, divorce, i. 378, Fms. x. 348: a parting, Stj. 479; at skilnaði, at their parting, at last, Eg. 574, 575, Nj. 106, Fms. viii. 258.
- II. distinction, Stj. 271.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛚᚾᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.