Old Norse Dictionary - svella

Meaning of Old Norse word "svella" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

d, a causal to the preceding, to make to swell; svellendr, Eb. (in a verse); böð-svellendr, sveldr húfr, blown up, Fms. viii. (in a verse); sveldr af harmi, Skáld H.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛁᛚᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Skáld H.
Skáld Helga-rímur. (A. III.)
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