ÞénaOld Norse Dictionary - þéna
Meaning of Old Norse word "þéna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t and að, later form for þjóna (q. v.), to serve; hann þénti hátíðis-dag, Nik. 73; þéatu, Fas. iii. 358, Th. 4.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚾᛅ
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:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Theophilus. (F. III.)
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