StritaOld Norse Dictionary - strita
Meaning of Old Norse word "strita" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
strita Old Norse word can mean:
- að, to struggle, strive hard; hann stritaði heim til skála, Grett. 151 A.
- 2. reflex., stritaðisk hann við at sitja, he strove hard to sit, Nj. 66 (ironical).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚱᛁᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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