ÞíðaOld Norse Dictionary - þíða
Meaning of Old Norse word "þíða" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a thaw, mild weather; á Þorranum vóru hér svo miklar þiður, að grasið fór að spretta kringum bæi, en það fékk fljótan enda á Góunni, a letter from western Icel. of March 11, 1873; cp. valt er ‘Þorra þíð-vindi,’ Hallgr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚦᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Hallgrímr Pétrsson.
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