Stop-hnísaOld Norse Dictionary - stop-hnísa
Meaning of Old Norse word "stop-hnísa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a ‘somersault (?),’ = kollhnís, q. v.: the name of a giantess, Þd.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚢᛒ-ᚼᚾᛁᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Þórs-drápa. (A. I.)