SkírnirOld Norse Dictionary - skírnir
Meaning of Old Norse word "skírnir" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the Bright, the name of the messenger of Frey, the god of light, Edda. Skírnis-för (in mod. Edd. called Skírnis-mál), Sæm.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚱᚾᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Sæmundar Edda. (A, C. I.)