ÞjáningOld Norse Dictionary - þjáning
Meaning of Old Norse word "þjáning" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. affliction; leita Guðs í þinni þ., Karl. 542: freq. in mod. usage, also of severe pain, hann komst urn aptaninn í sælu-hús og þó með þjáningu, Espól. s. a. 1720; þjáninga-laust, -lítið, painless, in little pain.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᛅᚾᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- s. a.
- sub anno.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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