Söng-raustOld Norse Dictionary - söng-raust
Meaning of Old Norse word "söng-raust" (or sǫng-raust) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- söng-raust (sǫng-raust)
- f. a singing voice, Fms. ii. 199, Hom.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, söng-raust may be more accurately written as sǫng-raust.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᚾᚴ-ᚱᛅᚢᛋᛏ
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.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)