Old Norse Dictionary - tírar-för

Meaning of Old Norse word "tírar-för" (or tírar-fǫr) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

tírar-för (tírar-fǫr)
f. a glorious expedition, triumph, Hkr. iii. 3.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, tírar-för may be more accurately written as tírar-fǫr.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚱᛅᚱ-ᚠᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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