Stóð-merrOld Norse Dictionary - stóð-merr
Meaning of Old Norse word "stóð-merr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [A. S. stôd-myre], a brood-mare, mod. stóð-meri. ☞ Studs are freq. mentioned in the Sagas, not for racing, but for horse-fights (hesta-víg, hesta-þing), see the passages above, as also Þkv.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚢᚦ-ᛘᛁᚱᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Þryms-kviða. (A. I.)