Þorp-karlOld Norse Dictionary - þorp-karl
Meaning of Old Norse word "þorp-karl" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. = þorpari, a churl, Fms. x. 372, Þiðr. 231. þorpkarl-ligr, adj. churlish, Hkr. iii. 129.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚢᚱᛒ-ᚴᛅᚱᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)