Skut-festrOld Norse Dictionary - skut-festr
Meaning of Old Norse word "skut-festr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a cable from the stern, stern-moorings; bera á land skutfestar, to take the stern-moorings ashore. Fms. vii. 260, viii. 216.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᛏ-ᚠᛁᛋᛏᚱ
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.)