SlangiOld Norse Dictionary - slangi
Meaning of Old Norse word "slangi" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
slangi Old Norse word can mean:
- a, m. [Germ. schlange], a serpent; ormr sá er s. heitir, ÞiðR. 175 (but rare).
- 2. a landlouper, tramp; þú inn vondi s., Skíða R. 190; slinni, slangi (flangi Cod.), Edda ii. 495.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛚᛅᚾᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
- Edda. (C. I.)
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