StumraOld Norse Dictionary - stumra
Meaning of Old Norse word "stumra" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
stumra Old Norse word can mean:
- að, [Engl. stumble], to stumble, of the gait; fór hann seint ok stumraði, Fms. ii. 59; stumrar hann geysi-mjök, iii. 94; stumraði hann ok gékk við tvær hækjur, Grett. 161.
- 2. = styrma; stumra þeir at Butralda, Fbr. 40.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚢᛘᚱᛅ
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.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Fóstbræðra Saga. (D. II.)
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