Skjaldar-röndOld Norse Dictionary - skjaldar-rönd
Meaning of Old Norse word "skjaldar-rönd" (or skjaldar-rǫnd) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- skjaldar-rönd (skjaldar-rǫnd)
- f. the shield-rim, Fms. i. 266, Korm. 120, Sks. 385.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, skjaldar-rönd may be more accurately written as skjaldar-rǫnd.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᛅᛚᛏᛅᚱ-ᚱᚢᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)