Svefn-húsOld Norse Dictionary - svefn-hús
Meaning of Old Norse word "svefn-hús" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. id., Eg. 420, Bs. i. 74.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛁᚠᚾ-ᚼᚢᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)