Þing-staðrOld Norse Dictionary - þing-staðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "þing-staðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a place where a parliament is held, Jb. 9, Fs. 110: as to a Runic stone erected in such a place, see Baut. 807.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚾᚴ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Bautil. (K. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)