ÞrotnaOld Norse Dictionary - þrotna
Meaning of Old Norse word "þrotna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to run short, dwindle away, come to an end; at þeirra kostr mundi brátt þrotna. Fms. viii. 436; veldi Gyðinga hefir þrotnað, Rb. 390; aldrei hans ríki þrotnar, Pass. 35. 5; deyja hér ok þrotna, Stj. 327; þ. ok þorna, 354.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚱᚢᛏᚾᛅ
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.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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