SmylOld Norse Dictionary - smyl
Meaning of Old Norse word "smyl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. = gröm, the evil one; far þú nú þar er smyl hafi þik! Sæm. 42 (the prose introd. to the poem Gm.), a απ. λεγ.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛘᚢᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- απ. λεγ.
- απαξ. λεγόμενον.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grímnis-mál. (A. I.)
- Sæmundar Edda. (A, C. I.)
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