As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
skyndir Old Norse word can mean:
- m. one who speeds, Sks. 453, Lex. Poët.
- II. haste, Fms. viii. 57.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᚾᛏᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.