TinnaOld Norse Dictionary - tinna
Meaning of Old Norse word "tinna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a flint; taka eld með tinnu, Fms. viii. 56; tiunu-grjót, a flint-stone, Gsp.: freq. in mod. usage, hrafn-tinna (q. v.), ‘raven-flint,’
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚾᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Getspeki Heiðreks. (A. II.)
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