Old Norse Dictionary - skjá

Meaning of Old Norse word "skjá" in English.

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

ð, to stretch the membrane skjall over a window-frame; glyggi smá ok alla skjáða, Sks. 427; konu-tetrið öngan gluggan skjáði, Hallgr.

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

Works & Authors cited:

Hallgrímr Pétrsson.
Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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