SkrautOld Norse Dictionary - skraut
Meaning of Old Norse word "skraut" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
skraut Old Norse word can mean:
- n. an ornament; s. ok skrúð, Stj. 188; lítið skraut, Orkn. (in a verse), Gd. 67, freq. in mod. usage.
- COMPDS: skrautbúinn, skrautgirni, skrautgjarn, skrautleikr, skrautliga, skrautligr, skrautmenni.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚱᛅᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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