ÞefrOld Norse Dictionary - þefr
Meaning of Old Norse word "þefr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a smell; ok kenna þó eigi þef af reykinum, Barl. 49; íllr þefr, Bárð. 38 new Ed.; ú-þefr, q. v.; hefir þat þef mest í munninum, Stj, 293, and passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Bárðar Saga. (D. V.)
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