As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, to gladden, cheer; hvat er mik teitir, Gísl. (in a verse); gamm-teitandi, ‘vulture-cheerer,’ i. e. a warrior. Lex. Poët.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛁᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
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