Þröng-lentOld Norse Dictionary - þröng-lent
Meaning of Old Norse word "þröng-lent" (or þrǫng-lent) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- þröng-lent (þrǫng-lent)
- n. adj. narrow, close, of a land, Landn. 127, Al. 32, Gullþ. 1.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, þröng-lent may be more accurately written as þrǫng-lent.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚱᚢᚾᚴ-ᛚᛁᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Gull-Þóris Saga. (D. II.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)