ÞægrOld Norse Dictionary - þægr
Meaning of Old Norse word "þægr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
þægr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. acceptable, agreeable; fórnir þægjar goðum várum, 623. 12; Guði þægr, acceptable to God, 655 x. 2, and passim.
- 2. gentle, obedient, willing, of a child; hann er þægr, þægt barn, and ó-þægr, refractory, unwilling.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛅᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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